Added to the DAP Workflow series is a discussion of how a well exposed ETTR image can be tamed in contrast: extracting shadow detail and restoring color to highlights.
Moderating and Enhancing Contrast with Adobe Camera Raw
This example taken with the Olympus OM-D E-M1.
Beaver Pond in Lundy Canyon, Nov 8, 2013
Nikon D800E + 58mm f/1.4G @ f/1.4