Color Management for Photographers and Designers: Learn by Video

Color Management for Photographers and Designers: Learn by Video

by Conrad Chavez

Multimedia(DVD ROM)



Every digital photographer or graphic designer knows that color management is essential, but many still don’t calibrate their computer monitors or understand how color works in different color spaces. This video will help beginning and intermediate Photoshop, Bridge, InDesign, and Illustrator users to understand the basics of color management, how set up their monitors and create consistent color in their workflow.

Highlights of the video and reference guide include:

• Calibrating your monitor and digital SLR camera

• Tackling color profile detective work in Photoshop and InDesign

• Assigning, converting, and embedding profiles

• Managing color output for print and the Web

• Integrating raw files and Lightroom into your workflow

• Handling color conversions between video-editing software

System Requirements
Mac OS X 10.6, Microsoft Windows XP, or higher
GHz processor or higher
2 GB RAM or higher
1 GB Free HD Space (does not include lesson files)

Please note that this DVD can be viewed only on a computer. It will not work in DVD-Video player software or a DVD set-top player.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780321988065
Publisher: Peachpit Press
Publication date: 10/10/2014
Series: Learn by Video Series
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Conrad Chavez has provided education, training, and support for digital-media applications for over 18 years. He has contributed to user guides for print, Web, and digital video products at Aldus Corporation and Adobe Systems Inc. Conrad is the author of several titles in the Classrom in a Book and Real World series. He is also a fine-art photographer and lives in Seattle. Visit his Web site at:

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Color Management Basics
Chapter 2 Color Management in Adobe Photoshop
Chapter 3 Color Management in Adobe Camera Raw
Chapter 4 Color Management in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
Chapter 5 Color Management in Adobe Illustrator
Chapter 6 Color Management in Adobe InDesign
Chapter 7 Color Management in Adobe video applications
Chapter 8 More Tips and Thoughts

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