X100 sRGB or Adobe RGB

Started Dec 24, 2012 | Discussions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
Al Valentino Senior Member • Posts: 4,799
Re: X100 sRGB or Adobe RGB

For web posting you need to have images converted to sRGB. For other work it is best to have RGB as that includes a greater color gamut which may or may not be visible on your monitor. I can't see beyong sRGB on my MacBook Pro but I can on my NEC monitor and the difference, on some images can be significant and reduces posterization on some extreme captures with the sun.

Right now I am in mostly testing mode with my XE1 so I decided am shooting jpegs in sRGB mode and also shooting by bracketing film simulations. Provia has the best dynamic range so best used for extreme cases. If I am shooting something I think will be significant I would shoot in RGB and RAW + jpeg.

 Al Valentino's gear list:Al Valentino's gear list
Fujifilm X-E1 Fujifilm XF 14mm F2.8 R Fujifilm XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS Fujifilm XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS Rokinon 8mm F2.8 UMC Aspherical Fisheye +6 more
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow