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ICC profile

(International Color Consortium profile) An ISO-approved color management standard for specifying the attributes of imaging devices such as scanners, digital cameras, monitors and printers so that the color of an image remains true from source to destination. A profile can be embedded within the image itself. For more information, visit the International Color Consortium website at www.color.org. See sRGB.
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After calibrating monitors and creating an accurate ICC-compliant profile, users will be able to soft proof on monitors and with ICC profiles, and produce matching prints.
This profile target is then measured into the profiling software, and an ICC profile is built and saved on your workstation.
The supplied professional-quality ICC profiles can create professional-quality images that suit their unique style without relying on a lab, the statement said.
* ICC profiles associated with embedded JPEG and TIFF images are preserved (PDFs have previously preserved ICC profiles)
In response to the increasing use of standardised ICC Profiles, the specification also includes a set of recommended ICC-Profiles to be used for the various printing conditions of the market segments for which GWG supplies specifications.
"Remote Director supports RGB, CMYK, and CMYK+ spot color workflows with open and dynamic use of ICC profiles for specific presses and papers, allowing anyone to see how the job will print before going to press," ICS explained in a statement.
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* Evaluation of New ICC profiles: ECI Process Standards for Gravure, Adam Rasmusson, Western Michigan Univ.
"If printers had created their own ICC profiles for Novaspace it would cost around [euro]5,000 ($4,900) per print shop," said Juergen Riedlinger, BASF's marketing manager for sheetfed offset inks.
Matrox Graphics Inc., a professional graphics company, has begun shipping its Parhelia graphics cards with Coloreal Visual, which enables monitors to be color matched with ICC profiles. Created and marketed by WayTech Development, Inc., Coloreal Visual provides accurate color across multiple monitors attached to the same system, specifically allowing for accurate and consistent color in production environments.