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Infrared Holga 8

By WilliamRoar
Today I was out in the Sutton Park & Erdington area of Birmingham on Sunday. I read an article about setting the custom ‘corrective’ white balance of infrared-converted cameras. Instead of the entire image being red, the custom white balance brings out more subtle colours. I also finished a roll of film (35mm #15) to see whether I have resealed the Minolta successfully or not - (developed tonight, middle portion of film mostly fogged, now added ridiculous amounts of foam)

I also found that with this camera, that there is less vignetting with the HolgaDirect kit, probably because there is more diffraction because infrared has a longer wavelength than visible light. This is a pretty sweet combination as both infrared and holga benefit from a bright sunny day - I should try some more if I have a chance.

Tags: Magic Red General Holga Infrared Infra HolgaDirect

Voters: G3, KarenFB, woolybill1 and 3 more

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KarenFB Plus
13 5.3k 175 England
9 Nov 2011 8:27PM
Well taken and brilliantly presented - I really like the format you've chosen. Smile

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jamestheboy 10 447 5 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2011 9:41PM
I like the format to good work

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