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WB from Space

Not long after I finished blogging about getting you “White balance right” NASA start to use dried up salt lakes to balance the cameras on satellites.  🙂 http://gizmodo.com/5614604/dried+out-lake-used-as-massive-white-balance-for-satellites?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+gizmodo%2Ffull+%28Gizmodo%29&utm_content=Google+Reader

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how white is white … Part 3

Pre-set White Balance Settings Here are some of the basic White Balance settings you’ll find on cameras: Auto – this is where the camera makes a best guess on a shot by shot basis. You’ll find it works in many … Continue reading

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how white is white … Part 2

WHITE BALANCE: CHOOSING A NEUTRAL REFERENCE A neutral reference is often used for colour-critical projects, or for situations where you anticipate auto white balance will encounter difficulties.  Neutral references can either be parts of your scene (if you’re lucky), you … Continue reading

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how white is white … Part 1

How to balance your whites Some times when I’m looking at my RAW data the Images just don’t look quite right. They may look slightly blue or yellow, the problem may be that the white balance is off. White balance … Continue reading

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