White Balance

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Black body radiation isn’t something we’ll go into in this introduction. Just remember this:

  • 5600º K is a common daylight white balance
  • 3200º K is a common tungsten or incandescent white balance
  • For a cooler (bluer) image, use a lower kelvin degree setting on your camera
  • For a warmer image use a higher kelvin degree setting on your camera
  • Don’t shoot auto white balance at sunset
Creative use of white balance.
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