The samples of Aurora HDR 2019 as seen over at DPreview should never have been given to the media - they are truly horrible. Not just the processing is so over the top - embracing everything that is to be hated about HDR - but also really bad examples of dust on the sensor. That shot of the waterfall that is proudly presented there - I assume it's one of your sample shots - has so many dust spots in the sky area that a complete sky transplant would probably be easier than fixing them with a spot healing brush.
And then I unfortunately saw your HDR sample of El Capitan - sorry, the result you produce is so horrible that I almost want to gauge out my eyes. Having recovered from the shock, what do I see first: Two fat dust spots in the middle of the frame.
And then there is the problem with horizons - only a total noob would leave a tilted horizon in his images - but two of your samples have...
You aren't doing yourself any favors with these samples!
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