6 tips to improve your Mars landscape photos

6 quick tips to improve your Mars landscape photos

Tip 1: Use a custom white balance

 

6 quick tips to improve your Mars landscape photos

Mars’ landscape is renowned for its deep red hue. Relying on your rover’s auto white balance setting will cause its camera to over-compensate and produce unnatural-looking results. To get accurate colour rendition you’ll want to take more control over your camera and set your white balance manually.

 

Use a custom white balance when photography the Mars landscape

The Solution
Bring a piece of white card with you on your journey, or attach one to your rover if shooting tethered. Use this to manually set your white balance. And don’t forget to re-set your white balance as you move around the landscape to ensure you get accurate colours.

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