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Well, you can do true HDR by bracketing shots and using the HDR feature of CS3. I think you'll be amazed how noisefree a true HDR shot is.
Another option is de-noising. But keep in mind this is essentially a destructive process. As most noise will show up in the shadows, I recommend making a mask of the shadows first. you can do this by ctrl-clicking the RGB composite channel in photoshop, and do a select>inverse. Then run Noiseninja or similar.
Mathias-thanks for responding. I've done merge to HDR in CS3 and sometimes they turn out great, othertimes they suck. I haven't figured out how to be consistent.
You are correct on the destruction of de-noising and I go out of my way to avoid introducing it into my images.
Someone on another site insisted that the "emulation" of HDR could be done in LR. Would not share technique.
It emulates but doesn't duplicate or acheive the same result as a true HDR photo.
Phil-please share the technique