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01-09-2011, 09:34 PM   #1
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What does the radar screen do or how do you read it .

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Depending on your camera and what your are doing, you can change the white balance of the LCD with the 4-way. No manual available?
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I have a k20d and in capture mode hit fn button and pick custom image, you can choose a number of options. There is a radar screen with different colors around the outside. How do you read that screen.
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The 'radar screen' as you call it shows the color space of different color modes. It is there just to give you an impression of how that particular mode affects colors.

The center-point represents grey and the farther the colors reach outwards, the more rich colors.

So, if the middle outline reaches out towards the green point (marked with G), then the color mode while produce more saturated greens. Same for the other colors.

As you change the color modes then you can see the effect of which color will be mostly affected. You choose then which one with your artistic sense. There is no right or wrong answer, if you prefer more subdued colors, use one where the middle outline is closer to the center.

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Thank you, I understand completely.
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