[argyllcms] Re: dcraw linear workflow?

  • From: edmund ronald <edmundronald@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: argyllcms@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 8 Sep 2009 23:08:41 +0200

At the risk of repeating the obvious, as usual, if you use the dcraw
output to create a profile with Argyll, do you then have bad results
when applying the same profile to the dcraw output ?

The Basiccolor Input demo can be used to check Argyll's sanity -


On Tue, Sep 8, 2009 at 10:13 PM, Ben Goren<ben@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> If I use Adobe Camera Raw to develop a picture of the Metairie target, I get
> excellent results visually and colprof reports minimal errors (I don't
> remember the actual figures, but it was something like 2-4 DE average, and
> 6-8 max).
> I haven't found any settings for a linear conversion with dcraw that even
> get me in the ballpark. Average DE is in the high teens at best, and the
> results are obviously very far off. Color casts of all types abound, and
> everything else is so far off I don't even know where to begin to describe
> it.
> Am I missing something obvious, or is this a hopeless cause?
> Cheers,
> b&

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