What is white balance?, White balance is a setting on your camera that helps you capture the color when shooting and make them as real as possible. Basically what white balance did was that he recognized the white color in the image. It is said that all colors from white. For example, sunlight is white, but when it hits the prism, it splits into a rainbow color.
The results of each white balance setting
Therefore, if you can get the correct white balance will give all the other colors. You do not need to know about the prism or how light works. You just need to know how to white balance on your camera work. If you are under the white yellow light all around you will have a yellow color. This means that there are additional yellow color.
For others it can be said the same color. Now, if you want your image has a color that you actually need to tell the camera which colors should be white. It can be adjusted manually on your DSLR camera with white balance.
All DSLR cameras have a setting to adjust the white balance yourself. Most DSLR cameras come with white balance settings for your convenience. I will explain what is meant by white balance and what they do.
Auto – In this mode the camera detects the light and make the adjustments themselves, beyond the control of the user. Mostly, Auto mode will work fine, but sometimes it can not produce the desired results.
Flash – flash mode is used when you use a flash to take a picture. This mode compensates for the cold light of the flash by entering warming efect in the picture.
Tungsten – Tungsten refers to the bulb, and is usually indicated by a symbol that looks like a small light bulb. Since we use the lights in our homes for lighting, this mode is widely used for indoor photography. The bulbs usually produce a warm light (pale yellow) and in the mode of this camera include the effects of cooling (slightly blue).
Fluorescent – refers to the fluorescent lamp we use today that many, or more commonly known as fluorescent lamps. These lamps produce a bluish light than tungsten bulbs are yellow. As Tungsten mode, this mode is also used in the room. Fluorescent Mode compensates for cool effects to include small fluorescent light warm colors in the image.
Daylight – This mode is represented by a symbol that looks like a sun. Sunlight is considered the true light and is used as a reference for making other modes. This mode is useful in taking pictures in the sun.
Shade – This mode is useful in taking pictures outdoors but in a shaded area. Shaded area can be on the side of a building, on the porch, or under a tree. The true source of light in this case is the sun, but not direct sunlight. Currently only slightly cooler shade from direct sunlight, this mode will compensate by putting a little warm colors in the image.
Clouds – As the name suggests, this mode is typically used when a cloudy or overcast day when sunlight is not direct and unobstructed by clouds. This mode creates slight warming effect on the image.