Understanding wide dynamic range (WDR) is critical to capturing high quality images in demanding conditions. However, with no real standards, any manufacturer can claim WDR, and many do even if actual performance is weak, causing confusion for even experienced users.
In this tutorial, we break down these issues, explaining:
- State of WDR
- What is WDR?
- Interpreting WDR Specifications
- How Do You Measure WDR?
- Camera WDR Challenges
- WDR vs Resolution
- True WDR Implementations
- Fake WDR Concerns
- Manufacturer Terminology Confusion