Even after you calibrated your monitor, you still need an application like Photoshop that supports color management. As far as I understand the process, the monitor profile consists of two parts.
concept - the basics
Human beings can experience by means of three types of cones in the retina of the eye which are sensitive to wavelengths that roughly correspond to red, green and blue light.
Color Theory: Overview
Why study color theory? If you are involved in the creation or design of visual documents, an understanding of color will help when incorporating it into your own designs.
or colour (see spelling differences) is the visual perceptual property corresponding in humans to the categories called red, blue, yellow, green and others.
Color Management: Scanner and Digital Camera Profiling
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Color Negative Film Color Correction
The conversion from negative to positive is different for each make/model of color negative film.
By Vincent Bockaert
Each "pixel" on a digital camera sensor contains a light sensitive photo diode which measures the brightness of light.
Color Accent: B&W with a dash of Color
Here's how to turn an image into black and white, leaving only one color as the accent.
From the instant the sun rises in the east and sets in the west, daylight is constantly shifting in .
Before we can talk about how to control the white balance in your camera we need to know a little bit about color temperature.
You've taken an AWESOME shot - a waterfall, with amazing lighting, depth, and composition. It looks great in the camera, looks great on your monitor. . .
Using Canon PowerShot (and also other) digital cameras many people found that the landscape images were simply bad. The grass was dark, almost black, The shadows were too heavy, however at that day the light condition was great....
(Temperature) Conversion Filter
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Color vs black and white photography - What makes sense and when?
Exploring with the wide end of the focal spectrum opens up a world of creative compositional possibilities
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Color space A system for ordering colors that respects the relationships of similarity among them. There are variety of different color spaces, but they are all three dimensional.
The fancier versions of this calibrator will measure and tell you your LCD's native white point. My iBook's native white point is 4,780K, delta uv 0.3 and luminance is 23.4 fL as of December 2005.
Color Settings In Adobe Photoshop
Of the commonly-used applications, Photoshop has the most convoluted structure for setting color management preferences.
Selection in Photography
How the Wheel Can Help You Improve Your Photography
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2D Color Space Comparison
(Colors at 50% Luminance)
The diagram to the right compares three color spaces at once: sRGB, Wide Gamut RGB, and a device-independent reference space.
Photography (Basic) - Introduction to photography and other graphic techniques
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Getting color right isn't just about the scientific quantities of the Kelvin scale and wavelengths of light; it's also about emotion and creativity.
By Richard LoPinto
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and Black & White Photography
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Black and White Still life
Black & White Contrast Filters
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"The s in my prints don't match the s on my computer monitor" is a complaint we often hear from students. The solution, in a nutshell, is a -managed workflow.
What Are Color Spaces, and Which One Should I Choose?
Whenever you take a photo, your digital camera's sensor captures information about the colors coming in from the outside world.
You can have a beautiful composition of a great subject but there're actually few things that are more impressive than extremely ful scenes - such pictures immediately suck all the attention of a viewer.
Color Scheme Designer
Color Scheme Designer is very simple to use app that offers you a complete report on how to use any given color (in various combinations as monochromatic, complementary, triadic, analogous, tetradic).
Contrast in Photography
In a black-and-white photo, the palette is restricted to white, black and shades of gray. To create contrast, the photographer pits lighter elements against dark, sun against shadows.
Color And Temperature
What Are These Words Doing In The Same Sentence?
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Temperature and Photography
These numbers are used when purchasing photographic strobe equipment and film. For example, the of the light emitted by a flash is rated at 5500 degrees; it is designed to imitate noon daylight.
Figure 12: How We See Color
We look at an apple and think, "The apple is red". In essence, we treat the color of the apple as a characteristic of the apple. However, this view is only partly correct.
learn how to make high saturation photographs
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I colored the water for the picture so you could see it.
Now when your chemicals are at the proper temperature of 102 degrees Fahrenheit and you drum is pre-warmed by the water batch you can begin to develop the film.
Use for Impact by Russ Burden
by Russ Burden
Rating: 9 / 10
The strategic use of is critical to the mood, feeling and impact of the image.
Techniques Glossary LAB color
A device independent colour space used to create consistent color whatever the device used to create or output an image, such as a monitor, printer, computer, or scanner.
Photo Correction for the Amateur Photographer
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Color management systems (CMS) are designed to help you keep the colors in your images as consistent and predictable as possible as they pass through the various stages of the workflow.
management isn't something the amateur or even professional photographer has had to worry about -- or even the darkroom wizard.
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