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Photoshop CS Add Ons From Al Ward.
Monday November 15, 2004
by Al Ward

Al Ward has provided Imaging Revue with Phtoshop CS styles to download. These files are in a zip format and can be opened using both Stuffit and WinZip. For more information about Al please visit www.actionfx.com. Please stay tuned for a future discount for IR members to Al's site.

Profile FAQ And Instruction Manual
Sunday October 31, 2004
by IR Staff

We have compiled a new and up to date Profile FAQ. If you are ordering a printer profile, please make sure that you read the information contained here. Many of the questions you may have will be answered here. These articles are in PDF format.

Patching and Healing with Martin Evening.
Friday October 22, 2004
by Martin Evening

The third in a series of tutorials, Martin discusses the Healing Brush and Patch Tool. Martin's video tutorial accompanies this PDF and can be uncompressed using WinZip or the Stuffit expander. Published with permission of Focal Press Publishers, a division of Elsevier. Copyright 2004. For more information about this book and other Focal Press titles, please visit www.focalpress.com.

Nikon Scanning Workflow
Friday October 15, 2004
by Scott Martin

Scott Martin has deciphered Nikon's workflow technology and brings us this quick guide to achieving great scans. For more information on Scott and his work, please visit www.on-sight.com.

Image Adjustments with Martin Evening.
Friday October 8, 2004
by Martin Evening

The second in a series of tutorials, Martin discusses the Photo Filter and Color Temperature. Martin's video tutorial accompanies this PDF and can be uncompressed using WinZip or the Stuffit expander. Published with permission of Focal Press Publishers, a division of Elsevier. Copyright 2004. For more information about this book and other Focal Press titles, please visit www.focalpress.com.

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Micah Diamond
Posted on Tue Mar 16, 2004 10:42 AM

I have a number of old B&W; digital files that are tagged with the Gray Gamma 1.8 profile. However I do most of my printing myself using an Epson 2200 and ImagePrint, and I found out from a previous forum posting that the best B&W; profile to have a grayscale document tagged with (for IP printing) is gray gamma 2.2

My question is this...if I go and try to convert one of my grayscale files to the Gray Gamma 2.2 profile from the Gamma 1.8 profile immediately upon opening it in Photoshop (I have my color settings configured to 'ask' what to do when there is a profile mismatch), there is a pretty noticable change in the image's appearance (it gets slightly darker)...but, If I choose to not convert the profile (upon first opening it) and use the embedded profile instead, then convert the image once its opened in Photoshop (Mode>Convert to Profile), there appears to be no visible difference. Why is this? Is the second method the optimal way if no change in original appearance is required? Or is the on screen appearance of the image in some way misleading, and there is in fact a change? Please advise. Thanks!

Micah Diamond
www.micahdiamond.com


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