[argyllcms] Re: some questions for using targen

  • From: Michael Schulz <ms.typografik@xxxxxx>
  • To: <argyllcms@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 28 Sep 2010 14:31:21 +0200

Am 28.09.2010 2:48 Uhr schrieb "Graeme Gill" unter <graeme@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>:

> A) "one pass", where you print 5000 points using the default OFPS, and
>     create a profile from the result. You can decide your ink limit and
>     black generation in this trial.

> B) "two pass", where you print 1000 points using default OFPS, create
>     a profile with your chosen ink limit and black generation, and then
>     use that profile with targen and body centred cubic to create a second
>     test chart, merging the resulting readings before generating the final
>     profile.

Thank you for the explanation! Novice question: How should I decide the ink
limit? The printer is already ink limited by the rip/linearization. So far
I've chosen 400% ink limit creating the profile. Should the targets (A or B)
be printed with the ink limit given by the rip?

Regards, Michael Schulz

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