Calibrated my monitor - WOW!

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by GaryW, Jul 29, 2005.

  1. GaryW

    GaryW Guest

    The other day, I posted a thread about calibrating my Canon i9900 printer, because the picture of my dog was way off.

    Several of you recommended Cathy's profiles, which I just sent off for (with the sample prints).

    However, you also recommended calibrating my monitor first. Today, I bought the Spyder/2 calibrator, and WOW, what a difference!!! The same picture of my dog appears to be right on, but I can just imagine what it will be like when I get the proper profile for my printer.

    If you haven't taken the plunge to get your monitor and printer calibrated, I highly recommend it.

  2. Flew


    Jan 25, 2005
    Amen. :wink:
  3. Calibration makes a huge difference. I look back to when I first started in digital and my colors are terrible. Buying an expensive CRT monitor and attendant calibration has helped me immensly.
  4. mfrank123

    mfrank123 Guest

    finally did mine with eye one---what a difference
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