Color Management Untangled DVD by Eclipse Photography Institute demystifies the field of color management and how to manage them, showing you how to get your prints to match what you see on your monitor.
Learn how to adjust hue, saturation & lightness, to make the pictures look the way you envision.
About the Instructor
Christy is a Santa Barbara based freelance photographer, retoucher, and educator. Christy has a unique insight into the world of digital photography. She has aided in designing the digital curriculum for the lower division photography courses at Brooks Institute where she also currently teaches Photoshop, color management, and web design.
What You Will Learn
Why a good color management system is necessary Color theory as it relates to the photographer How computers interpret color and the concept of bit depth How a file is given a color space What profiles are and how to use them The Color Management Module and the Profile Connection Space The concept of converting profiles and using rendering intents How a profile is generated for input devises, monitors, and printers Soft proofing Photoshop printing basics
Skills You Will Be Able to Perform
Develop your own effective color management workflow Create custom profiles using various profiling software Understand the benefits and limitations of a good color management workflow Understand the necessity of having profiles Have the knowledge to troubleshoot possible printing problems
Lessons in this Seminar
Lesson One: Color Theory: The Basics of Understanding Color
Why Color Management? 8:10 Color Perception 3:52 Metamerism 4:30 What Is Color? 4:13 Color Theory 2:30 Bit Depth 13:40 Color Space 3:44 Color Profiles 2:42 CMM 4:35 Rendering Intents 7:18
Lesson Two: Color in Photoshop: Learning How to Match Your Color in Photoshop
Color Settings 6:47 Photoshop Settings 6:17 Convert vs. Assign 4:17 Profile Mismatch 6:34 No Embedded Profile 2:22 Calibration vs. Profiling 2:40 CM Tools 3:10
Lesson Three: Profiling and Output: Bringing Your Color to Life