[argyllcms] Re: camera profiling with newest version of Argyll
- From: Graeme Gill <graeme@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- To: argyllcms@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
- Date: Tue, 01 Sep 2015 10:48:58 +1000
Chad Johnson wrote:
I'm attempting to build a color profile of my camera and I'm not able to get
result with v1.8.0. The last time I profiled my camera was with v1.5.1 and
were good. The following is a simplified version of my workflow which I'm
using for this
particular test. I executed everything exactly the same in both versions of
scanin -v -dpin IMG_4147.tif ColorCheckerSG.cht ColorCheckerSG-xrite.cie
colprof -v -D"CanonEOS70D" -qh -am -u IMG_4147
Hi, the answer is that there was a bug in V1.5.1 in the colprof -am option -
even though "matrix only" is specified, the resulting profile has a curve,
and in new versions this bug is fixed, and you get a matrix only.
You can see all that in the verbose output and the fit errors.
Your data doesn't fit well to a matrix only - you don't appear to
have linear light (i.e. RAW) RGB from the camera.
To get a profile in V1.8 that is similar to what you were getting before,
use colprof -aG
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