washed out colors

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    HDR to SDR doesn't work (washed out), and what I already tried

    English is not my first language, but I will write the best I can. Hello everyone and thank you for stopping by. My situation I have an HDR monitor and play games in HDR. I stream on Twitch (I know Twitch doesn't support HDR). When I play a HDR game, the game looks washed out (example), but...
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    Frustrated with Low-Color Video Output After Screen Recording Apple M2 Pro - Seeking Help!

    Hello, fellow OBSProject users, I hope you're all doing well. I've been trying to configure OBS for screen recording, but I've hit a roadblock with the video output quality. Despite experimenting with various settings, consulting the forum threads, and tweaking the video output format, I'm...
  3. ChargerWolf

    OBS output either washed out of blue/grey, plz help

    I'm starting Twitch streaming so I'm setting up OBS and notice when i create a new game capture or screen capture, it looks dull blue with warm colors looking wash out and vibrant blue is turned grey. When I Googled the problem I started to mess around with the colors settings in "advanced...
  4. FiOth

    Washed-out colors when source produces HDR signal

    Greetings people I've run into a little issue. I'm using an Elgato HD60 X. It's been working... OK I'd say (suffers the occasional crackling sound that Elgato is known for) but Image has been fine. The big update came, providing HDR streaming, but I opted not to use it, because I want ultra-low...
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    White colors

    Hi, I have a problem with the colors on my recordings. Here is a side-to-side comparison: On the left is a Windows screenshot, On the right is OBS footage
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    The colors of my recordings look washed out

    Hello, I'm having problems with obs, a few weeks ago it was working perfectly, but out of nowhere it started recording the colors as if they were washed out, this started after I tried to record the resident evil 3 remake with the hdr mode activated, however I already deactivated the hdr mode of...
  7. iADELTT

    OBS colors are washed out on streaming laptop using Elgato HD60S+

    HI all, If someone can help it will be trully appreciated as I havent been able to find a solution online to my problem. Since I bought my Elgato HD60S+ and started using dual PC (actual PC + laptop) to stream the colors on the laptop are washed out and totally different than what I see on my...
  8. iidarkzen

    Colors are washed out/too bright but only in Valorant.

    The game looks like this in OBS while it should look more vibrant. I use vibrancegui in valorant but I'm pretty sure that shouldn't affect the looks of it in stream. Has anyone encountered this problem and know how to fix it? I have NV12 Color format, 709 Color Space, Full Color Range. What is...
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    Washed out OBS recordings

    Hey recently I tried to record my sekiro gameplays using obs. I opened the game, then I minimized sekiro and then I launched obs. In the preview window of obs everything looks perfect(the game was minimized), the colours were normal. But when I maximize the game, the game looks fine but the...
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    Wrong colors when recording, but only in Eclipse

    Hey, I am currently trying to record/stream Eclipse, but noticed the Colors are off. In the preview, the colors seem to be correct, but once the video is recorded and I open the file, the colors are "washed out". It doesn't matter which mode I select when using Window-Capture and the colors are...
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    Question / Help Colors washed out - made videos to compare

    This is a screenshot of how the colors should look like. This is a playlist of of all the combinations for Settings>Advanced>Video>(Color Format, Color Space, and Color Range): https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-C71KuorOVbsdvGYmp9JZnON69yMN2ZY OS: Manjaro Linux Current LOG FILE...
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    Question / Help Bad audio quality + color grading on best settings

    When I record using any software at all, the audio sounds like it's being played into a tin can. The color grading isn't great either. My desktop background is gray, but through recordings in OBS it looks purple-ish. I have color format set to NV12, YUV color space set to 709, and YUV color...
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    Question / Help Low quality with any settings (attached logs)

    My PC specs: CPU: Ryzen 5 2600 (six-core) GPU: Radeon rx 570 8GB RAM: 16GB My settings: My logs: https://obsproject.com/logs/P-QOOx867qaNO1c4 I spend a lot hours trying get the best settings for my stream but still I got problem. My stream is a bit blury and colors look bad like washed out. I...
  14. SkySlasher

    Question / Help OBS recording brighter and washed out

    So for several months now I have had this issue where the recording looks like it has a sort of white haze and it makes the recording look really bright compared to what it actually should look like. I have tried all the different color space and range options and have been sticking with 709 and...
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    Question / Help Washed out colors in video?

    Recently downloaded OBS Studio and I've adjusted my settings accordingly. Recording is smooth, gameplay is smooth, CPU is fine and data usage on recorded footage is superb. Biggest issue I'm facing, however, is that that colors in recorded footage appear washed out and I don't know what to do in...