Tuning Printer Profiles to Specific Display Conditions

The issue of adjusting images for a specific viewing condition came up recently, and I promised to put together a short article on the tools available in SpyderPrint, from Datacolor, to make such adjustments as simple as possible. Lets assume you have already built a custom SpyderPrint profile for your printer, inks, and paper of choice.Continue reading “Tuning Printer Profiles to Specific Display Conditions”

Datacolor Spyder4TV HD Serial Numbers

Datacolor released Spyder4TV HD recently, and I wrote a quick review of it, to announce its availability. So, when someone runs a search for the product name, my review is one of the hits on the first page. It is possible from WordPress to see the search terms used from incoming hits, and, not surprisingly, Spyder4TV is inContinue reading “Datacolor Spyder4TV HD Serial Numbers”

Color Calibration Comparison: Canon 5D Mark lll from Different Profiles

In my recent article comparing the color response of the Canon 5D Mark lll in Lightroom 4.1 with and without SpyderCheckr calibration received a lot of interesting responses. The most frequent questions were: what profile did you use (answer: Adobe Standard, for reasons that will become apparent below), and what effect would changing that profileContinue reading “Color Calibration Comparison: Canon 5D Mark lll from Different Profiles”

Color Calibration: Canon 5D Mark lll

Calibration Corrections for the 5D Mark lll In my recent article comparing the color response of the Canon 5D Mark ll to the 5D Mark lll, I showed the calibration adjustments from Datacolor’s SpyderCheckr for both cameras. Today I am focussing on the Mark lll, and what calibration does to improve its color response, soContinue reading “Color Calibration: Canon 5D Mark lll”

Photography Silo interview with CDTobie about Spyder4

Here’s a video interview that Photography Silo  did with me at CES in January, covering the new Spyder4 product line. This is shorter than the Digital Photography Cafe interview, so a faster piece to watch, but with less detailed information. Thanks to Photography  Silo whose website I have linked above. Credits: Photography Silo, Copyright 2012. Website: CDTobie.com ReturnContinue reading “Photography Silo interview with CDTobie about Spyder4”

Digital Photography Cafe interview with CDTobie about Spyder4

Here’s a video interview that Digital Photography Cafe did with me at CES in January, covering the new Spyder4 product line. For those of you who don’t actually know what I look like or sound like, this is your chance. Be prepared for lots of gray hair… Thanks to Digital Photography Cafe whose website IContinue reading “Digital Photography Cafe interview with CDTobie about Spyder4”