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Welding glass filter.

This is a before and after of a 30 second exposure.

The before is the awful colour cast which comes with the filter. I have then set the camera to custom white balance for the after photo. You can see the difference immediately!

  • Ronan LE PENNEC 4y

    Strange, I don't see any differences... ^^ I thought you had ND filter.
  • David Bank 4y

    Love the perspective. Got to go to Eastbourne or Brighton again to get some shots of the piers.
  • Rene Morrison 4y

    well other than the before side, its an awesome shot! haha never tried filters on my camera lens, just in the darkroom :P
  • StevanFane 4y

    this is sick man! how did you get regular colors light this?
  • PeterChinnock 4y

    Just dialed in a custom white balance on board the camera and it takes care of it for you!
    Surprisingly effective!
  • StevanFane 4y

    wow man, maybe you could inform me of this custom white balance :D
    if not, thats okay with me. I understand

    great work man
  • PeterChinnock 4y

    There we go fella!
    www.youtube.com/watch?v=bq3yzTPb1Ng

    Thats for Canon mind you, although i'm sure its possible for other brands! Its pretty handy!
  • Roman Skrada 4y

    I tried that but it didn't do a whole lot of difference. Increasing the tint to maximum in post processing brings the colors back to somewhat normal.
  • Joel deWaard 4y

    Thanks for the link. I recently bought a piece of welding glass but haven't had the opportunity to try it yet.
  • pongky © 4y

    I had to google "welding glass filter" to see what you are using... so basically it's really dark glass, I wonder what is the ND rating equivalent, something like -20 stops?
  • PeterChinnock 4y

    pongky ©
    Yup, its black glass and is approx 11 stops!
  • ygvargas 3y

    Pete what did you do to correct the color Im getting green tint :(
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Taken on October 31, 2010
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