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Using a Styrofoam cup for white balance


Tucson, US
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Mikey265 Registered since 31st Dec 2011
Wed 31-Oct-12 10:01 PM

I did a test today using a xrite chart, a whitebal card and a Styrofoam cup under the same lighting conditions and identical camera setups.

The styrofoam cup numbers were right on so if you need a quick way to get the correct white balance sometime grab a clean cup and do a custom balance.

Mike Edgeton

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