locsta
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Help With Color Correction

Mon Dec 24, 2007 5:32 pm

http://www.airliners.net/procphotos/....main?filename=20071224_N739AX.jpg

rejected for color. Does it have a blue cast or something else?

Any comments would be appreciated!

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Kevin
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jid
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RE: Help With Color Correction

Mon Dec 24, 2007 7:08 pm

Hi there Kevin,

Indeed you have a blue cast. Adjustment of the blue channel with your curve tool will greatly improve your shot.


Good luck.

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RE: Help With Color Correction

Mon Dec 24, 2007 9:28 pm

Hi Kevin

Blue colour cast for sure. Was that the final colour result from the camera?

Good luck with it.  Smile

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locsta
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RE: Help With Color Correction

Mon Dec 24, 2007 11:46 pm

thanks guys, not sure why I didn't notice it before it was rejected :P.
Looking back at the raw, I guess it wasn't that blue so it must have happened during post processing.

Thanks again!

Kevin
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RE: Help With Color Correction

Sat Dec 29, 2007 12:47 am

thanks for the help Jid and Lanas.

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I wouldn't mind seeing a write up for master class on handling color casts.
This shot had a alot of space to the right on the blue channel histogram, and the blue got worse when I adjusted to close the gap on the right so obviously I'm not reading it correctly?
Anyway I got it fixed, but thanks for providing an example to work to!

Cheers,

Kevin
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