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White balance correction using Capture NX 2 with D700 v D800E images


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pshnikchch Silver Member Nikonian since 16th May 2007
Mon 13-Aug-12 11:51 AM | edited Tue 14-Aug-12 07:55 AM by pshnikchch

I have routinely used a grey card to correct white balance in Capture NX 2. I do this either in the Camera Settings of the Develop section or, more often, with Levels and Curves in the Adjust section.

This has worked well.

Today for first time I applied the same techniques to D800E images and the result is incorrect, sometimes glaringly so. D700 images are still corrected properly and the system (OS X 10.6.8) is colour calibrated.

Has anyone else experienced this? Or someone willing to check!