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07-04-2011, 11:55 AM   #1
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Color washes out when photographing out doors

When I take pictures outside the color is washing out and the picture comes out with a blue tint. This just started. With using a flash this does not seem to happen. Any advice will be appreciated.

07-04-2011, 12:21 PM   #2
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The first step is to check if the white balance is set correctly.

Set it to Auto, that setting works very well outdoors.
07-04-2011, 03:30 PM   #3
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You might need to use a lens hood if you don't. Too much flare will cause washed out pictures.

Might also be that the in camera settings got changed if you shoot jpeg. Check Info> custom image and make sure it is set to what you want.
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Pics please.

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Could be flare. Are you facing the sun? Could be you have the exposure compensation set high and haven't checked it.

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