Nikolay Pokhilchenko wrote:
I confirm that generally XYZ-LUT profiles are tend to significant banding in real use. The banding is preventing the use of -ax key for display or camera profiling. The quality of such profiles is unacceptable (ArgyllCMS V1.0.4. I've didn't try -ax with latest versions). IMHO, much more smoothing is needed for XYZ data in the darks, may be in overall.
How are you testing this ? Can you reproduce the problem using imdi/cctiff ? (ie. are you sure it's not a CMM issue ?) Graeme Gill.