• Plumber's Tape is a Cheap Way to White Balance Photos

    12 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    Want a cheap and easy way to white balance photos without having to buy a color checker or special cards? Here's a neat hack: you can actually use ordinary white plumber's tape - the kind you use to seal pipe threads.
    LibRaw , the software company behind FastRawViewer , shares that all you'll need is some Teflon/PTFE white matte plumber's tape and a white rectangular eraser. Wrap the plumber's tape around the eraser about 4-5 times and voila! You can place the do-it-yourself white balance reference in any scene and use it as a white point when color correcting your RAW photos.
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