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HELP! G7X Mark ll Set Up

Discussion in 'The Canon Corner' started by cwbrown, Sep 6, 2016.

  1. cwbrown

    cwbrown ScubaBoard Sponsor ScubaBoard Sponsor

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Virginia Beach VA
    Finally decided on the G7X Mark 11 to replace old faithful, my S95. Please share any tips, insight, and help on getting the camera set up for underwater photography. I will be using a Fantasea housing. Would the red filter be a good addition to the housing? Thanks! C. Brown
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    dhaas Manta Ray

  3. scubadada

    scubadada Diver Staff Member ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Philadelphia and Boynton Beach
    I have the G7X in a Nauticam housing. Use the shortcut button for custom white balance for open water shots, takes great photos in ambient light. I find these much better than using UW mode. The custom white balance also applies to video, not sure UW mode does. I'm a novice, I use program mode rather than anything more sophisticated. I would not use a red filter over using best white balance. Auto mode with auto white balance takes terrible photos.

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