Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Assigning a profile, part of Optimal Output with Photoshop CS6.
Photoshop includes the ability to assign a profile to an image. …What that means is that you're essentially assigning an interpretation …of the color values in the image, determining what specific RGB values …actually represent in terms of a color. However, you're probably not ever going …to need to use the Assign Profile feature. …Let's take a look at this feature and how it might be used, so that you can better …understand what it would be used for and why you probably don't need this feature …in your workflow. There tends to be some confusion between …the Assign Profile and Convert To Profile commands.…
And generally speaking, you won't need the Assign Profile command. …I'll go ahead and open an image that does not have an embedded profile. …And because of my current color settings, Photoshop is alerting me that there is no …embedded profile in this image. What that means is that there are of …course, specific RGB values in the image, but Photoshop doesn't know what they mean. …Essentially, it doesn't know what language we're speaking as it tries to …
- Getting started with color management
- Early-workflow sharpening
- Output preparation
- When not to sharpen
- Advanced sharpening techniques
- Printing a photo
Skill Level Beginner
Photoshop CS5: Prepress and Printingwith Taz Tally4h 1m Intermediate
Photoshop CS6 Essential Trainingwith Julieanne Kost10h 30m Beginner
1. Getting Started with Color Management
2. Early Workflow Sharpening
In-camera sharpening2m 27s
3. Output Preparation
4. Advanced Sharpening Techniques
5. Printing a Photo
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