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03-17-2015, 03:37 AM   #1
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K5 led colour tuning

I've had my K5 for just under 2yrs and have just purchased another K5 as my work dictates.
when I received my new k5 I immediately noticed the colour of the LCD was completely different to my old K5, I tried calibrating using the LCD colour tuning but cannot get them to match.
In the LCD colour tuning menu my older K5 has a green cast to the grey which would explain all the trouble I've had when using the LCD as a guide to adjust white balance.
my older K5 is still under warranty so I have sent it back to be fixed.
has anyone else had this problem?

03-17-2015, 03:41 AM   #2
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Go to the second tab of the setup menu and look for "LCD Color Tuning". From there, you'll be able to change (or reset) the LCD color profile. There's also a separate brightness setting.

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03-17-2015, 04:06 AM   #3
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Yeah I tried that and no matter what setting I used (spent a long time trying every setting) I could not get them to match.
In the menus it looks like a completely different camera.
Both have the same firmware version
the difference isn't slight, they are world's apart.

---------- Post added 03-17-15 at 04:10 AM ----------

The LCD has a green cast that I cannot get rid of.
I've used a grey card and if I manage to get the correct white balance on the LCD when I view them on my calibrated monitor all my pictures have a green cast.
I don't have this problem with the new K5

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