I have many JPEG image files for the same scene with different exposure setting. How to create HDR file using them in Ubuntu 12.04amd64.


You can use Luminance HDR.

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Supported features

  • Create an HDR file from a set of images (formats: JPEG, TIFF 8bit and 16bit, RAW) of the same scene taken at different exposure setting;
  • Save load HDR images;
  • Rotate, resize and crop HDR images;
  • Tonemap HDR images;
  • Copy exif data between sets of images;
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Tnstall Luminance HDR in ubuntu

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:dhor/myway
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install luminance-hdr

Source and more information


I suggest you use the package enfuse:

sudo apt-get install enfuse

Then change to the directory with the photos:

cd ~/Photos/HDRstack
enfuse -o result.jpg --exposure-weight=1 --saturation-weight=0 --contrast-weight=0 --hard-mask *.jpg
gimp result.jpg

Find out about more options:

man enfuse

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