[argyllcms] Re: Gutenprint and ink limits.

  • From: Kai-Uwe Behrmann <ku.b@xxxxxx>
  • To: argyllcms@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 31 Jul 2007 16:35:14 +0200 (CEST)

Am 31.07.07, 14:53 +0200 schrieb Lars Tore Gustavsen:

> Since the media type set a basic setting, I also wonder if Gerhard
> have right here. If so where can I find  a target for ink limiting?
> Either a cube or another type. I have not found anything  with Google.
> I also wonder what to print for the saturation test mentioned by
> Kai-Uwe Behrmann.

You could use the Cmyk ramp tiff from the following site:

When your test page, can be pretty small, comes out of the printer, all 
colour patches should be almost dry.

> And  Kai-Uwe if I use the -c parametre to targen and read the cmyk
> profile you have made as a input, I get an ink limt of 371%. Maybe
> that is a nice starting point even though your profile is for gloss
> paper and I am trying to profile luster paper?

350-370 should be fine.

> This is harder than I thought. I think it's time now to pickup a book
> about color management.

kind regards
Kai-Uwe Behrmann
developing for colour management 
www.behrmann.name + www.oyranos.org + www.cinepaint.org

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