Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/01/25

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Y2 Filter humbug!
From: Doug Herr <>
Date: 25 Jan 2001 04:28:38 -0800

On Wed, 24 January 2001, Mark Rabiner wrote:

> red is the opposite of green, not blue, not cyan

Not so.  Cyan is the opposite of red, magenta is the opposite of green, yellow is the opposite of blue.  Red filters darken skies more than yellow because the sky is more cyan than blue.  A little photoshop work will demonstrate this easily.

Doug Herr
Birdman of Sacramento
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