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Old Nov 14, 2007, 8:50 AM   #1
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I'm not a pro, I just use quite a few computers between laptop, desktop, home, office and so forth and want some uniformity. so, I've been looking into color managing hardware that's inexpensive (such as huey or spyder) but I seem to find much less reviews/user opinions than I expected for such an important subject.

so, do you do any kind of color management? adobe gamma wizard, 2000 bucks worth of hardware or anything in between?

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Old Nov 14, 2007, 11:27 AM   #2
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If you are searching under 'Color Management' then you will not find much. You need to search under Color Calibration.
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Old Nov 14, 2007, 9:59 PM   #3
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What do you want or expect from a calibrated system and color management?

If you are able to get accurate looking colors from your system, and can print the same, either at home or at a lab, you are most likely better off avoiding the subject.

Some of the longest horror stories I see on forums usually start out: "I just bought a XXY calibrator, and have calibrated my monitor, and now my prints don't match what is on screen...."

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