Fix the issues that AutoDev has brought to your attention;
The importance of binning your dataset cannot be overstated. It will trade "useless" resolution for improved signal, making your dataset much quicker and easier to process, while allowing you to pull out more detail.
Thank you StarTools for turning my average photos into amazing ones.
It governs the range of detail sizes HDR should concentrate on, in order to bring out the most detail.
StarTools' AutoDev module however uses image analysis to find the optimum custom curve for the characteristics of the data.
The two aspects - color and luminance - of your image are neatly separated thanks to StarTools' signal evolution Tracking engine.
StarTools' Detail-aware Wavelet Sharpening allows you to bring out faint structural detail in your images.
You can convert everything you see to a format you find convenient. Give it a try!