X rite colorchecker passport magenta tint

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Mark Scott Abeln
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Re: X rite colorchecker passport magenta tint

Steve BB wrote:

Are colour profiles meant to be 'exact'


or do they just help, and manual color corrections are to be expected afterwards?

Yes, unfortunately.

It helps if you use a "spectrally flat" light source, such as skylight, incandescent bulbs, and flash, which is close enough. You'll definitely have problems if fluorescent or LED bulbs are used.

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