Originally Posted by CaysE
LOL what on earth makes you say that? The lens flares are entirely real. It's a 3-exposure HDR with a high F-stop at I believe 5, 10, and 15 seconds. The high F-stop is what generates the sharp flares.
Don't be so quick to yell Photoshop next time. Cameras are capable of a lot of tricks that you are apparently not aware of.
ive shot dslr's and slrs for a while
you dont need to explain anything to me
large hobby of mine
i took a quick look at the photo and thought non-hdr, possible strobe, and what looked like fake lens flare
simple misconception, it's not your typical HDR