Photography Courses & Workshops

Understanding: White Balance

Saturday 7th October 17

Tutor: Mervyn Smyth
Course Duration: 2 Hours
When: Saturday 7 October 2017
Time: 2pm - 4pm
Number of Places: 15
Cost: £20

This workshop looks at the science of 'Kelvin' in photography, better known as 'White Balance'. We look at the history of Lord Kelvin and how we use this temperature scale in photography, more so now in modern digital photography.

Participants will gain knowledge in how to set the correct white balance using their kelvin and white balance settings. We will undertake different photography setups, from studio to location daylight and mixed lighting sources, which can be very difficult for the photographer to master.

What You Will Need

  • A digital camera with manual controls.

What Will You Learn 

  • Understanding the science behind the kelvin temperature scale and white balance to improve your photography.

  • Working with different photography setups and mixed lighting sources.

  • Importance of setting correct white balance when shooting in RAW

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