Calibrating your scanner


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Calibrating your scanner

In this movie, I'd like to show you how to calibrate, or create a custom color management profile for your scanner. The reason for this is, when we create a custom profile, it improves the accuracy and consistency of your scanning. I mentioned in the previous video, the one on setting up preferences, that setting up preferences, and doing calibration are kind of related to each other, and that's because we're going to be creating a custom profile using this target, and then our goal is we're going to be moving into the Color Management section of the Preferences. In the last movie, we chose the generic profile for the Epson; this reflective profile.

What we're going to do is replace that with a custom profile, again, to improve our consistency, and color accuracy. You'll notice that there is a bunch of profiles that have already have been placed in here during the installation, and if you have problems locating the profile folder, you can search for the word profile...

Calibrating your scanner
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Calibrating your scanner provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Taz Tally as part of the Scanning with SilverFast

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Photography
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SilverFast
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