Thank you, thank you, thank you! Finally someone who knows what is the HDR for! I've read your reply to Spryguyuk's comment, and heartily agree! I tried HDR several times, but there are very few (perhaps 3) images that I am content with. If you want to see the best one is here:
Thanks! I try to use hdr sparingly. I personally like it when the viewer isn't aware that the photograph is actually an hdr image. The main reason why I used hdr in this image is the stained glass windows at the right hand side and at the centre back of the cathedral. If I just used 1 exposure the stained glass windows would have been blown out and also recover a bit more texture in the brickwork.