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Old December 22nd, 2007, 01:13 PM   #1
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How to white balance at night?

Was shooting at night a bonfire and fireworks display. Was wondering how I should white balance. There was not enough light around to do a manual white balance but wasn't sure whether to use the indoor or outdoor setting and then use the +-7 values to adjust it, but again not sure how I identify white with just yellow flames of the bonfire for reference?

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Old December 22nd, 2007, 07:38 PM   #2
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If you want the bonfire to look the appropriate orange, use the default tungsten (indoor) setting. White balancing to the fire will neutralize the color which may seem less interesting.
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