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Hi All, Please offer suggestions for resources containing the best of Margulis' info on understanding and using the curve tool. Thx Michael > ** Original Subject: Re: Wondering > ** Original Sender: "Rafe B." <email@example.com> > ** Original Date: Sat, 17 Jul 1999 06:33:27 -0400 > ** Original Message follows... > > At 01:57 AM 7/17/99 -0400, Jon Cone wrote: > > [re: Dan Margulis article] > > >Dan does not believe in calibrationism and instead teaches a strict method > >of relying on actual measurable color as a means to control and predict > >color. While that is naturally the best solution and is gained through > >years and years of experience, it is impossible to employ when printing to > >RGB printers such as the Epsons we all use on this list. In that regard, > >color management when used correctly is immediately rewarding and very > >obvious in how it improves the predictability of color. > > > Jon, my only quibble with the above... > > I've used some of his basic principles in RGB color > space and they work just as well there, though > clearly a few CMYK tricks just can't be ported > to RGB space. > > After reading his book (Professional Photoshop) > and eventually learning that you just can't send > CMYK to the Epson printer driver, I simply > switched color spaces (to RGB) and learned to > apply the same general principles in RGB. > > It doesn't take years and years to get decent > results, but it probably does take that long > to get to Dan M.'s level of expertise. > > Nobody explains the hows, whys and wherefores > of the Curves tool better than Dan Margulis. > > > rafe b. > > - > Please: Stay on topic. Trim quoted messages. > http://www.leben.com/lists for list instructions. >** --------- End Original Message ----------- ** > Specializing in Artistic Portraiture and Digital Photo Restoration - Please: Stay on topic. Trim quoted messages. http://www.leben.com/lists for list instructions.
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