How Much Detail from a Severely Underexposed D800 Photo?

More Nikon D800 fun. Just to see how far I could take a Nikon D800 image, I processed this black and white from a single dramatically underexposed shot. The processed photo is above and the unprocessed, underexposed shot below.
Nikon D800, 14-24mm f2.8. Processed in Adobe Camera Raw, then Nik Color Efex Pro 4 using Detail [...]

Quick and Dirty Single Image HDR in Photoshop CS5

Here’s a super quick and easy way to get a single image HDR in Photoshop CS5.
1. Open your image in Camera Raw (ACR).
2. Set Recovery, Fill Light, Blacks, and Clarity to 100.
3. Adjust exposure and brightness to taste.
4. Readjust any settings that make the image seem over the top.
5. Click Open Image when finished.
The method [...]