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Old March 13th, 2006, 09:46 PM   #1
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Best setup for Z1P outdoors?

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Is there anything special i should have the Z1p setup for outdoor
shooting, whitebalance etc i will do on the day of course, but anything
stardard that gives good results

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Old March 14th, 2006, 06:49 AM   #2
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Rather than doing manual whitebalance I like to use the outdoor WB preset and have programmed two of the user buttons to shift outdoor color temperature up and down. I find this really useful for quickly tweaking the color. But you could also program a manual white balance setting on one of the switch positions so you could easily A/B while shooting.

I find myself using black stretch most of the time personally. And of course you'll want to use the zebra patterns for exposure.
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