Daniel Reetz, the founder of the DIY Book Scanner community, has recently started making videos of prototyping and shop tips. If you are tinkering with a book scanner (or any other project) in your home shop, these tips will come in handy. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCn0gq8 ... g_8K1nfInQ

How to get white background?

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geaplanet
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How to get white background?

Post by geaplanet » 27 Apr 2015, 11:49

Hi!
I'm using four E27 25w:
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But I get a bluish tint background, for example:
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I tried to adjust parameters randomly in the cameras, but without much success. Do I have to change lamps for a white background?

Thanks.

rkomar
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Re: How to get white background?

Post by rkomar » 27 Apr 2015, 16:36

You need to select the correct "white balance" setting on the camera that matches the light source. Try one of the fluorescent light settings.

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