View Full Version : DX7440 - Purple becomes blue

06-26-2005, 07:27 PM
I have just bought the DX7440 and am generally happy about the colors except for one: purple. There is a lovely purple clematis in my garden, yet when I take a picture of it it comes out blue. The problem seems more pronounced in shade. Is this a common problem with this camera? :confused:

06-28-2005, 02:29 PM
Maybe try changing your white balance

06-29-2005, 02:29 PM
Is this on screen or printed? If on screen it's your monitor calibration causing the color change. You can try a printing kiosk at Wal Mart or some such place and see the difference in color. I had a similar issue that I saw blue on screen but got purple when printed

07-17-2005, 05:33 PM
Actually, Woffles, you are right. When I printed out the photo at home it came out purple after all. Funny how this only happens with that color.