D800 totally cooking reds

Started Mar 17, 2014 | Discussions thread
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M Lammerse
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'Sony reds'

primeshooter wrote:

Has anyone else observed the D800's tendancy to overcook red in images. Tends to be worse if it's a reddish glow or light, even shooting raw sometimes I am noticing it has totally clipped all information and it's doing it regularly. Is UNIWB the answer, if so can someone go into more detail.

I know what you mean,

And I call them Sony reds, due to that all of my Nikon camera's with a Sony sensor have the similar tendency

You can control it largely by making an own profile.


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