monitor profile

monitor profile

A file of attributes about a specific monitor, which includes information about its gamma, white point and phosphors. It is used to produce accurate color conversion from the display to the printer. See color calibration.
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A monitor profile will tell you what color numbers to send to the monitor to make it display that shade of blue.
The monitor profile describes the monitor's characteristics (such as white point, gamma, and brightness), and the monitor's profile is used in conjunction with applications that use source and destination profiles.
The images were placed into layouts created in Quark Xpress on a variety of Apple Macintosh G3(TM) computers using Corbis RGB as the monitor profile for display.
Users need only select monitor gamma and color temperature, and PhotoCAL automatically calibrates the monitor to a universal standard and creates a correct monitor profile.
Monitor profile validation, which checks the accuracy of the profile and identifies out-of-gamut colors.
This plug-in module also contains a GretagMacbeth(TM) Eye-One Monitor Profile Package, which allows users to periodically calibrate their display as well as create an ICC profile for their PC monitor or LCD display.
This monitor profile is stored in the appropriate area on your system, so applications such as Adobe Photoshop or your camera software can access the profile for use in accurate color previewing.
Verifi technology processes images "on the fly" to serve the exact image for an individual user's monitor profile.
Manufactured by ColorVision, the Spyder is a sleek black disc with clear LEXAN(R) legs and suction cups that adhere to the monitor's screen to produce an ICC monitor profile.
MonacoEZcolor can create a monitor profile without the use of the colorimeter, but the MonacoSENSOR provides a non-subjective and more accurate means of profiling a monitor.
Images modified with Verifi technology are processed "on the fly" to serve the exact image for a user's individual monitor profile.
ScanPremio ST users can also build a monitor profile with MonacoEZcolor by visually aligning sliders to calibrate the red, green and blue guns of their monitor.