How To Use Manual White Balance In Canon Rebel T3I


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Manual white balance

As I've said, Auto White Balance is going to be good for most of the shots that you take. There will be times though when Auto White Balance will fail. Very often if you're shooting in shade or on a cloudy day, you might find that your images appear too cool, or if you're in a situation like we have here where we have a mixed lighting situation, the light on the flowers is warmer than the light on the background, and the scene doesn't look bad. Let me just take a picture of it with Auto White Balance. You can see that it looks pretty good, but the white on the vase, that vase is supposed to be white, the flowers are supposed to be white and they look a little warm.

They've got just a little bit of orange in them, and that's because there is some tungsten light shining into our scene. The background meanwhile looks okay. Let's try a manual white balance to get those whites back to where they're supposed to be, because if whites are in place, the rest of our...

Manual white balance
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Manual white balance provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Ben Long as part of the Shooting with the Canon Rebel T3i (600D and Kiss X5)

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