Monitor calibration


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Monitor calibration

We probably all have the experience of walking into an appliance store looking up seeing a row of TVs all showing the same channel, they may even be the same model of TV and the color looks very different. That's the essence of monitor calibration and it's why it makes people nervous. People think, can I trust my monitor? How do I know that the colors that I'm seeing are the true colors that are in the image? Well, I'd say, don't sweat it too much. These days monitors are quite stable and you probably can trust your monitor, but you do need to calibrate it on a regular basis.

What is regular basis mean? That's a very subjective term. Maybe it's every day if you're really exacting about color, maybe it's every week or every month, maybe it's every once in a while. You got two choices for how you do this. You can use the system's software or you can use a third-party device which will be measure the qualities of your monitor, your specific monitor a...

Monitor calibration
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Monitor calibration provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Nigel French as part of the Photoshop for Designers: Color

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Design
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Photoshop
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