Colour calibration

Discussion in 'Photography Equipment & Products' started by rjackjames, Mar 16, 2010.

  1. rjackjames

    rjackjames TPF Noob!

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    I recently bought a IMAC 27in computer. Do i need too colour calibrate it? I am just curious?
     
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    i had a eMac with OSX, there was a built-in, called display calibrator assistant.
    ColorSync for Mac OSX

    probably something like this on your new one.
     
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    Thanx for the reply I am definitely going too try that.
     
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    usayit No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    It gets you in the ball park but I found that it isn't accurate enough for photographic work. You should invest in a calibration unit like the Spyder.
     
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    Yea I have been looking into those I might invest in one. They have so many different products I dont know which one i should get lol
     

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