underwater Photo Course :: (4) Light Underwater :: Color Temperature
U/W Photo Course
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Different types of light sources emanate different
'temperatures' of light. The color of a subject depends not only on its own
characteristics for reflecting and absorbing light, but also on the Color TemperatureThe precise color of a light source. of the light source illuminating
Cameras 'see' the color temperature of light sources very
differently to the way we do. Our brain adjusts automatically to relatively
large differences in color temperature without our conscious perception. Light
sources need to be radically biased for us to notice them.
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