color correction

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color correction

[′kəl·ər kə′rek·shən]
(graphic arts)
Any method used to improve color rendition; for example, masking, dot etching, reetching, and scanning.
(optics)
The construction of an optical system so that the image positions of an object are the same for two or more wavelengths, and chromatic aberration is thus minimized.

color correction

Altering the colors in an image in order to print or display it properly or for special effects. Depending on the application, color correction can be a significant problem if the resulting image must be approved or a purchase is made because of color choice. See color calibration and ICC profile.


I Didn't Order That Color!
Imagine ordering the jacket on the left and getting the one on the right. It can happen if your monitor is not calibrated to the original image. Verifi was an early color-correction technology from Kodak that allowed customers to preview product images on their monitors and rely on the software to adjust the desired item's picture to a true representation. (Image courtesy of Kodak Polychrome Graphics)
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For live-action, colour correction can bring out details and direct attention.
SAE Institute Dubai, which is run in partnership with Abu Dhabi-based media free zone twofour54, has installed DaVinci Resolve with Resolve Control Surface as the core technology for its new set of courses teaching colour correction and colour grading as part of the Institute's Bachelor of Film Production degree programme.
video editors to use Resolve for their colour correction using the same workflow they are familiar with," said Grant Petty, CEO of Blackmagic Design.
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A We're often asked to come to the rescue with colour correction work after home colouring catastrophes.
Blackmagic said the colour correction for all of these films was done by the company's DaVinci Resolve nonlinear colour-correction system.
These factors, combined with the Symphony(TM) style colour correction tool and the overall Avid offline/online workflow, made Avid DS Nitris the obvious choice for us.
lustre processes images of any resolution (2K, 4K and above), and provides industry-leading primary and secondary colour correction tools.
Extending the Splash G Series' reputation for benchmark quality colour, the G620 introduces many exclusive first-to-market features, including new unique colour correction and calibration features (CopyCal, Color Tuner, ColorCal Gray Calibration) and production printing and productivity tools.