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How much minus green

Posted: Tue, 2nd Mar 2010, 7:55pm

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mphoto7

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how much minus green do I use for my hair light to combat green spill. I have my subject more that 6 feet from the background
Posted: Thu, 4th Mar 2010, 3:23am

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njush

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There's no one correct answer for this.
Really, you shouldn't need ANY "minus green" at a six foot distance if the subject is being lit independent of the background.

Incidentally, a white hair light is just as effective at combating spill, and looks much better in the finished image.