M43 cameras and blotchy red skin tones

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Ruairi Regular Member • Posts: 437
Re: M43 cameras and blotchy red skin tones

I think your camera has just captured exactly what is in front of it. Namely, people with blotchy, sun-kissed skin, or in the case of the first image, someone under a magenta light/massive colour tint error - you may notice that when bright light shines through our skin, the shadow is distinctly blood coloured. If you shoot raw, all of the red mid-shadows can be cooled off easily in post.

Using the same gear as you. This is pretty much exactly what was in front of the camera - my freckly wife with an orange sunset behind the camera.

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