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Old 08-13-2008, 08:17 AM
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Re: LAcie vs Apple vs Eizo

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As to your statement: I'd like to be able to tell a client :" This, what you see on-screen is what you will see in YOUR magazine with the type of paper you are using with the type of settings you are using."

If you tell anyone this you will be lying, albeit not intentionally. The state of the art of color management cannot presume to make such claims, especially since I doubt you would want to try to color manage to any number of other companies presses and papers. Even if you did, an onscreen representation would still be far from a printed press page. There are just way too many variables at work here.
Seconded. You can only hope to be close. I would recommend giving them the RGB if they have a prepress dept. that is experienced with their printer.
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Old 11-26-2008, 08:59 AM
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Re: LAcie vs Apple vs Eizo

Forgive me if I'm being dense, but what effect does ambient lighting really have on a back-lit screen?
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Old 11-26-2008, 09:17 AM
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Re: LAcie vs Apple vs Eizo

if you're not gonna go the CG series with eizo, i wouldn't even bother. I have a CE series at home, and it doesn't hold up to my work monitor. def going CG next time around.

-and never guarantee what u see is what u get!! magazines are the shittiest paper! i rarely see any of my stuff look like what it did on screen, or proof for that matter!
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