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White balance on D50 set correctly?

\015 Taking shots of my jewelry with the d50 and macro lens. Having trouble getting the background white. Have diffused lighting and am merging the photos on photoshop. Does the white balance need to be adjusted on the camera?\015

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Are you saying that you're using a white background but it doesn't appear white in the pictures? If so, then yes, you need to change the white balance to match the light. Probably "tungsten" but you could try different settings and pick the one you like best or you could use a white piece of paper and set a manual white balance.
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