Cannot restore colours after converting the negatives.

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Overrank
Overrank Senior Member • Posts: 3,417
Re: Cannot restore colours after converting the negatives.
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Diano wrote:

"it's the orange tint of the film base that gives this problem."
If this is true, why then the dominant colour tone is not always orange? It might be greenish and/or bluish at some other times.

it’s blue / green because you are inverting the orange colour. The orange is the colour of the negative which inverts to blue

This landscape is of a clear day, blue sky with some white clouds, water is bluish clear. But I cannot get rid of the dominant green.

This is a summer morning, sun rises from the ocean. It is a warm hazy scene. The digitized image has a bluish dominant tone. I did my best with ACR & PS, just cannot get rid of the bluish dominant tone.

Try using a division layer in photoshop as has been mentioned and see how that turns out

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