Computer Requirements for Multiple Display Calibration
Mar 2017 15

In order to calibrate multiple displays, your computer’s graphics card needs to have multiple LUT’s. Generally speaking, if your computer has a display connection then it has a LUT for the connection. Some entry level graphics cards may have connections for multiple displays, but don’t have a LUT for each connection. In this case, calibration is only possible for the displays that have corresponding LUT’s.

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Xyza Cruz Bacani – Street and Documentary Photographer
Mar 2017 15

Filipino Street and Documentary photographer Xyza Cruz Bacani has been living and working in Hong Kong for over 10 years as a domestic worker when she was discovered through social media by US-based photo journalist Rick Rocamora, who has been her mentor ever since. Her incredible photos featuring dramatic composition, contrasts and light have been featured and shown in various media outlets such as The New York Times, CNN, South China Morning Post and were on exhibit at Christine Park Gallery UK, Bronx Documentary Centre New York, The Arrow Factory in Beijing, and Bangkok Art & Culture Centre to name a few.

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Consistent Color from Multiple Cameras
Mar 2017 13

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Using multiple cameras is common practice for some photographers. For example, wedding and event photographers often use more than one camera at a time. In some cases, even more than one photographer using multiple cameras. To complicate things, these photographers might be using cameras or lenses from different manufacturers. No matter how many cameras are used on a shoot, color harmony is important to help tell a cohesive visual story. SpyderCHECKR and SpyderCHECKR 24 can help make this easy and precise.

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Two Cameras – One Color Output
Feb 2017 07

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The ability to accurately render color is important in photography. Product, Fashion and Art Reproduction photographers are several examples of people who require faithful color reproduction. Camera calibration is an important component to attain faithful results. However, there is another application for camera calibration that is just as important – consistency between cameras.

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Using Adobe Lightroom’s new Reference View and Datacolor tools to get better color
Feb 2017 01

Getting color right across multiple images is hard. Our visual memories are typically not very accurate, so flipping back and forth between images doesn’t work very well. Fortunately, Adobe has added a new feature to Lightroom CC that helps us. Called Reference View, it lets you put two images on the screen at once.

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Behind the Scenes with Marcus Schwier
Jan 2017 16

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Friend with Vision photographer Marcus Schwier will be participating in two photo exhibitions in Germany. Starting during Düsseldorf Photo Weekend from February 5 until March 12 at Benrath Castle, he’ll be presenting 5 works, each forming a series of photographs around the photographic genres of architecture, people and landscape photography.

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Room Light Compensation to Calibrate Contrast
Jan 2017 13

Monitors work with an additive color palette while an inkjet printer works with a subtractive one. If all colors at the highest level of saturation are arranged at one point on your screen the resulting color is white. The same scenario with your printer results in black.

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Improving the Tonal Range of a Print with SpyderPRINT
Jan 2017 10

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Have you ever made a print that doesn’t have the same dynamic feel you saw on your display? It is a very common problem and the cause of much disappointment. Making a print with a full tonal range and detail in the shadows & highlights might be a simple fix.

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Datacolor Welcomes Jason Matias to its Friends With Vision Program
Dec 2016 13

Photography began as a means of solving the “no picture, no proof” argument when I used to do solo backcountry hiking in Alaska. I was stationed at Eielson AFB at the time. Since then it’s bloomed, wintered, and bloomed again. I now define my photography within two distinct veins.

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Save time and money by using softproofing in Photoshop and Lightroom.
Dec 2016 07

The softproof function in Photoshop and Lightroom allows you to get an impression on how a printout will look when printed on your printer with the appropriate paper. It can also show you how the print result will look when you receive the print back from the service provider.

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