What features to look for in a new monitor for photo post-processing?

Started Nov 14, 2013 | Discussions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
ForumParentFirstPrevious
Flat view
Alex Notpro
Alex Notpro Contributing Member • Posts: 982
What features to look for in a new monitor for photo post-processing?

I've read a bit about IPS and RGB, gamut, etc, and frankly just been overwhelmed... Is there a quick checklist for things/features to look for and what to avoid when purchasing a new computer monitor to be used heavily in photo editing?

This is for an amateur photographer striving to improve and produce professional-quality portrait, landscape and fine-art images. I use Lightroom. Low price is important but not the only consideration.

Thanks

 Alex Notpro's gear list:Alex Notpro's gear list
Leica Nocticron 42.5mm Sony FE 35mm F1.4 Sony Alpha 7 Sony a5100 Panasonic Lumix G Vario 7-14mm F4 ASPH +17 more
ForumParentFirstPrevious
Flat view
Post (hide subjects) Posted by
(unknown member)
(unknown member)
ForumParentFirstPrevious
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow