[argyllcms] Re: Printed images too cool

  • From: Jos van Riswick <josvanr@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: argyllcms@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 14 Feb 2013 15:55:25 +0100

I printed the charts with gimp and the gutenprint plugin. The gutenprint
plugin for gimp has an 'unmanaged' option which means 'don't fiddle' i
think... Ok thnx I think I understand the idea...



On Thu, Feb 14, 2013 at 1:54 PM, Gerhard Fuernkranz <nospam456@xxxxxx>wrote:

> Am 14.02.2013 11:51, schrieb Jos van Riswick:
>
>
>> Maybe I will try cctiff at a later time, but how should I print the image
>> without Gimp?
>>
>
> Well, how did you print the characterization charts? The idea is to do the
> conversion to printer color space manually, with cctiff, and then to print
> the converted image in exactly the same way (w/o color mangement) as you
> did print the characterization charts, in order to rule out workflow
> issues/differences.
>
> Btw, regarding gimp, I remember that in the past old versions of the gimp
> print plug-in did fiddle with the colors during printing, i.e. the
> DeviceRGB numbers sent to the printer did not match the RGB numbers in
> gimp's working space. I don't know, however, whether this still applies to
> recent versions.
>
> Best Regards,
> Gerhard
>
>
>

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