Purple flare: Causes and remedies

Started Mar 1, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Timur Born
Timur Born Senior Member • Posts: 4,611
Re: Excellent!

noirdesir wrote:I've always wondered if blown green pixels could contribute to this. But I don't have any good explanation why the colour would be different for vertical vs. horizontal flare.

Horizontal and vertical both are purple, diagonal remains white/gray, though. Even after turning the camera the purple streaks always remain on the horizontal+vertical axis of the sensor, while anything diagonal remains gray.

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