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Night shots using flash giving a bluish color effect.

I am not happy with the bluish effect everytime I take night shots and sometimes during day. Is there a solution to this problem?

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Try reset the camera back to camera defaults by putting dial on p, menu, custom reset

Posted on Aug 20, 2008

Try changing you're white balance [WB]
Light has different colours to it, depending on the source, which you need to compensate for.

Posted on Sep 21, 2008

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