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01-11-2014, 10:36 AM   #1
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WB and Custom Image settings for K5

What's your most favorite WB and Custom Image settings for k5? Mine is AWB M1 A2 and Reversal film

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01-11-2014, 10:40 AM   #2
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I like just using auto WB (saves me time sometimes) depending on the lighting conditions, and any WB errors I just correct post process in Adobe Camera RAW.

There are some really neat IR film effects you can do in PP too.
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Auto WB too, but on sunset I choose the cloud, it gives so beautiful warm tones !
I never use custom image, I do all my PP in PaintShop Pro...
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Auto white balance works for me 90% of the time. Inside, I find that Warm White Fluorescent works well with CFL bulbs in homes these days. Sometimes the color of the light is reddish enough that I need to use Tungsten. Occasionally, it's one of the other Florescent modes that does the trick, even when the name isn't at all the situation. I've used Daylight White Color inside once or twice.

I've used Daylight outside a few times. Cloudy and Shade seem to do more harm than good every time I've tried to use them. It's great being able to preview the effect on a photo after taking it.


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