White Balance

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February 28, 2023 by mrgoldsack

Ever notice when a photo looks too blue or too orange? This is due to the type of lighting in the photograph – not all lighting is created equal.

Today, DSLR cameras allow use to counter-balance the colour effects of light sources with White Balance settings. We can use these adjustments to help keep photos ‘True to Eye’ or use them for artistic purposes.

Here are some quick notes about Light Sources and White Balance: WhiteBalanceNotes

The Assignment: 9aWhiteBalance

The Self-Assessment: 9bCriteriaWB

Due March 6


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White Balance Made Easy (Video)

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Mr. Goldsack is a fan of wet coffee and dry humour.

Contact: mgoldsack@sd35.bc.ca

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