Monitor calibration devices allow both calibration and profiling. Most calibrators look like a computer mouse and attach to the display. Included with the device is a program that displays on the monitor a consistent set of colors and tones that are measured and recorded by the device.
The most common calibrators are:
Rite Eye-One Display,
ColorMunki Photo. Continue reading
Monitor calibration is a necessary preparatory stage for pre-printing photographs and images, without which all efforts to select the most suitable and spectacular colors will be in vain. Incorrect color reproduction will lead to the fact that the printed photographs turn out to be too dark or, on the contrary, overexposed, and people’s faces will acquire an unnatural shade.
Calibration of the monitor can be carried out using special calibrators designed for this, but not every photographer has such a device. In the first part of this article, we will consider those methods that will allow you to calibrate the monitor without the use of additional equipment. Continue reading