I just updated my video card from a Geforce 8600 GT to a Geforce GTX 480 (top of the list on the site) and now when I open GMod (and this is after it automatically picked up the changed and fixed my graphics options) the loading looks fine, then once the menu actually loads it gets really bright and stays like that even during gameplay. Before anyone tells me to turn off bloom etc. This is happening on the menu and as far as I know, the menu doesn’t have too much HDR or bloom.
How it used to look:
How it looks now:
I know it doesn’t look too different in the mini photo, but on a 24" monitor you can barely read the text due to it being so bright.