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Tourist
Posts: 3

Problems with SuperPhoto settings or camera sensor?

Hi,

I am having some issues with the GP 7 Black. I took a couple of pictures on a cloudy trip and when I came back home I realised that most of the pictures are absolutely horrible. Too much contrast, no colour. Nothing like GP advertises. I played a little bit with the settings and I have the impression that this is happening when I select SuperPhoto. With HDR everything looks much better. But I am wondering if this result with SuperPhoto is normal or just part of a bigger problem with the sensor or the software. See attached document. You will see that the difference is abysmal.


Thanks for feedback and help.

 

 

Kind regards,

Patricio.

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Adventurer
Posts: 9,720

Re: Problems with SuperPhoto settings or camera sensor?

I am sure the camera did just fine, not all days can have clear blue skies.  I cut  myself out  of theshot  here is from my side   could be more focused if asked.  

 

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Tourist
Posts: 3

Re: Problems with SuperPhoto settings or camera sensor?

Hi fishycomics,

 

Thanks for the answer. Indeed, it was a cloudy day. Maybe I was just surprised by the quality of the first picture. I have been reading about it and I just learnt that GP does not perform so well under low light conditions. Maybe better to go with raw format in cloudy days. I will keep trying with different settings. 

 

Thanks again. 

Cheers. 

Adventurer
Posts: 9,720

Re: Problems with SuperPhoto settings or camera sensor?

That also waas my first photo and gopro has never preoformed well since  2002  in low light, you must use the manual which is called protunes settings if not that is exactly what we get.