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Aling

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Photos are all bluish
« on: 22 Nov 17, 20:26 »
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  • Just returned and using a Sony rx100II for shots at 20+ metres. However all the photos turned out rather bluish. I was using the auto setting, and the display indicators turned red. Any special settings I should have used? Was it my eyes playing tricks o the red indicators? Theses are usually white indicators. Thanks!

    Alvin Ho

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    Re: Photos are all bluish
    « Reply #1 on: 24 Nov 17, 00:34 »
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  • At 20m, the water column has filtered all the reds from the spectrum. You need an artificial light source like the camera's internal flash or external underwater flash (strobe) or video light.
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