Stuck with the dreaded Canon 9500 mk2 magenta cast issue..

Started Jan 5, 2012 | Discussions thread
KG
KG
Regular MemberPosts: 146Gear list
Like?
Re: Stuck with the dreaded Canon 9500 mk2 magenta cast issue..
In reply to kcbeatty, Jan 5, 2012

I have similar problem. My PC runs W7 (64), Phase One Pro 6.3, Adobe CS5 and Qimage Pro. Recently I installed PIXMA Pro9500 Mk II and printed several tests.

First of all I checked I had the latest printer driver, then I aligned printer heads and printed test pattern. All seemed OK. After that I printed a test photo downloaded from one of the photo sides. Now, the colors and saturation was great when I let printer manage the colors (full auto). However, when I let CS5 or Qimage manage to colors the prints were washed out and had slight magenta cast. Soft proofing in the CS5 showed similar results. And yes, I double checked the right profile and printer color management set to none. I am lost now…..I guess I will just print in full auto mode now till I find correct solution.

Oh, my working space is sRGB and I save all my images in the same color space.

My monitor is calibrated on a monthly basis (NEC 231W) using Spyder 3 Pro and NEC Spectraview software.

-- hide signature --

EOS 7D, 40D & 10D with bunch of lenses and flashes

 KG's gear list:KG's gear list
Canon Pixma Pro-100
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow