Micro Tutorial - Sunset White Balance Settings
Ever asked yourself what those white balance settings mean in your camera or in post production in Lightroom? What is the difference between Cloudy and Tungstene? What does it do to your images? Well, the smple answer is that it will change the colors of your image...
In most cases you will want to have the right setting to present the true colors of your images (for example, you will look to have the green of the grass be, well, green... Or the skin tone of your daughter to be natural... But sometimes, you can use different settings to get different moods... Like in a sunsets for example.
These 6 sunset images of St-Laurence River in Quebec-Canada are variations of the same image but with a different white balance setting. From Auto, to Daylight, shaded, cloudy, Tungsten and Fluorescent. So what is your pleasure... Warm orange (cloudy) or cold blue (tungstene)?