[argyllcms] Re: Emulate camera JPEG via ICC profile

  • From: Iliah Borg <ib@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: argyllcms@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 8 Aug 2012 09:26:27 -0400

On Aug 8, 2012, at 7:54 AM, Andrea Olivotto wrote:

> I like very much the JPEG color rendering of my Sony Alpha850.
> Is it possible to create an ICC profile (or a DCP profile?) to obtain
> the same colors for the raw file?
> I'm not interested in a precise and "color correct" profile.
> I don't have any target. I'm thinking about printing a target
> (something like a ColorChecker TIFF, found on the net), taking a photo
> in RAW+JPEG and... doing some magic.

You do not need to shoot targets for this. Ready target shots are available on, 
say, Imaging Resources; but you do not need even that. Shoot some typical 
scenes, convert them to in and out colour lists, and calculate a profile 
between those.

Iliah Borg

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