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by Mike Hynes
Sun Jan 08, 2017 6:59 pm
Forum: RPS, PAGB, CACC & similar organisations
Topic: Visit the CACC website
Replies: 0
Views: 5489

Visit the CACC website

The CACC appear to have stopped producing an e-news-letter but you can visit the CACC website at http://www.thecacc.org.uk/wp/
by Mike Hynes
Fri Dec 09, 2016 6:16 pm
Forum: ColorMunki Photo issues
Topic: A reminder - LCD Calibration - Brightness & Contrast
Replies: 0
Views: 4950

A reminder - LCD Calibration - Brightness & Contrast

X-rite support says: LCD displays only provide control over brightness. There is no bias or gain or contrast adjustment. The only variation is the intensity of the backlight. If you are having difficulty with the contrast adjustment in the ColorMunki software, try resetting your monitor to factory d...
by Mike Hynes
Sun Sep 08, 2013 3:02 pm
Forum: ColorMunki Photo issues
Topic: Want to borrow the ColorMunki Photo?
Replies: 0
Views: 3887

Want to borrow the ColorMunki Photo?

If you wish to borrow the ColorMunki Photo, either see me at a club meeting, or e-mail me at munki@amershamphotosoc.com. Some points about it: The instrument will be available to people on a first come-first served basis. One week is usually long enough to keep & use the CM. It will be your responsi...
by Mike Hynes
Sun Mar 17, 2013 3:11 pm
Forum: ColorMunki Photo issues
Topic: Calibrating Printers
Replies: 1
Views: 4121

Re: Calibrating printers

I took up photography as I don't have steady eye-hand coordination & can't draw a stick to look like a stick. Using the colormunki for the first time I found it frustrating going up & down the columns to no avail. I discovered that putting a transparent ruler over the columns helped it sort itself ...
by Mike Hynes
Mon Nov 19, 2012 6:31 pm
Forum: ColorMunki Photo issues
Topic: 4. "Unable to set LUTs" in Windows systems
Replies: 0
Views: 3695

4. "Unable to set LUTs" in Windows systems

Error 'Unable to set LUTs' on Windows systems . . . . Question: Getting an error ‘Unable to set LUTs’, when trying to save a monitor profile created with ColorMunki software on Windows. What does this mean and how can I solve it? Answer: LUT stands for ‘Look Up Table’ and refers to the VideoLUTs in...
by Mike Hynes
Mon Nov 19, 2012 6:12 pm
Forum: ColorMunki Photo issues
Topic: 3.Test your video card compatibility re "Unable to set LUTs"
Replies: 0
Views: 3786

3.Test your video card compatibility re "Unable to set LUTs"

If you see "Unable to set LUTs" then read on . . . . LUT Tester - How do I Know if My Video Card is Compatible? In order to calibrate and profile a monitor, the software must be able to download correction information to the computer's graphics/video card. This modifies a correction Look Up Table (L...
by Mike Hynes
Mon Nov 19, 2012 5:50 pm
Forum: ColorMunki Photo issues
Topic: 2. Recommended calibration settings
Replies: 0
Views: 3803

2. Recommended calibration settings

What are the recommended calibration settings, including those for LCD screens & Laptops? 1. What are the recommended calibration settings? The recommended calibration settings will depend your purposes and industry. For graphic arts we usually recommend: • Color Teperature of D65 (or 6500K) • Gamm...
by Mike Hynes
Mon Nov 19, 2012 5:47 pm
Forum: ColorMunki Photo issues
Topic: 1. ColorMunki Issues - Read this Topic first
Replies: 0
Views: 3685

1. ColorMunki Issues - Read this Topic first

The use of the ColorMunki isn't always straightforward, so some of the issues are highlighted in these topics, all of which have been sourced from the X-Rite web site. Feel free to add advice or raise other issues.

The first topics are those lower in the Topic list.

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by Mike Hynes
Mon Jul 02, 2012 7:48 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Taking pictures in Public places - Know your rights
Replies: 15
Views: 25825

Re: Taking pictures in Public places -ACPO Guidance

Photographers may find it useful to carry a copy of the attached PDF when carrying out street photography. The attachment originated from Andrew Trotter, Chief Constable & Chair of APCO Communication Advisory Group and contains the following wording: From: Association of Chief Police Officers of Eng...