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Auto White Balance vs. Stretch Contrast

Jun 11, 2012, 09:52
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Auto White Balance vs. Stretch Contrast
I have noticed that using "Stretch Contrast" gives a much more contrasty image than using the "White Balance" option. Isn't it supposed to be the other way round based on the description in the help?

I'm using the GIMP 2.8.0 for Windows.
Also "Stretch Contrast" is very close to "Normalize" and "Normalize" does seem to shift color in exactly the same way as the "Stretch Contrast" option, although based on the description in help, it shouldn't

Do I understand the help wrong?

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