Don Bryant, above, says that isn’t the case. I recently bought a refurb from Epson after my gave up the fight. Turn your attention to the Tone pull-down menu. Am I missing something? Set the Paper Thickness according to the thickness listed in the paper specifications.

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Compare what you get on paper to what you see on your monitor, and make finer adjustments as necessary. All forums Printers and Printing Change forum.

These monochrome profiles allow us pyoto linearize the printer output, compensating for minimal ink batch variations and printer manufacturing inconsistencies. Also, that same glare will tend to make taking the entire image difficult, which is counter to the point of photography—especially black-and-white work. Print the target without color management and make sure to keep the ptofiles profile assigned when opening it.

Or, maybe it was just a ghost in the machine, but today it is printing fine. Just set up my printer. We’ve selected our favorite lenses for Canon DSLRs in several categories to make your decisions easier.

Can you use “advanced B&W” printing on the Epson 3880 to print on “Fine Art” papers?

Lighting CRI measurement with my i1Pro. This procedure varies depending on the spectrophotometer you’ll be using. Because grayscale ICC profiles are not supported by Lightroom. Is it enough of a refresh to keep up with the times? I totally agree with Bob Save these settings as a preset, so they’re easy to profilds later.


I sure wish I could figure out why. Note that the grayscale after epzon is more linear, almost a straight line. You must log in or sign up to reply here. It bypasses the system color management to make sure it doesn’t alter the printed target. I agree completely on the We’ve selected our favorite lenses for Sony mirrorlses cameras in several categories to make your decisions easier.

monitor/print match – I’m very close, can I get “spot on”?

In any case, it is important to evaluate the prints in color correct light, like Solux lamps. I’ll e-mail you a sample profile for you to test.

The is a wonderful printer! Thank you for your comment, Fabio. To address this problem, I have written a small software program that builds gray curves into ICC profiles.

Black & White ICC profiles and soft proofing

In this guide, we’ll be using this utility to create our ICC profile, but we won’t use other QTR functionalities and will stick with the original printer driver for output. Do I do I have to take my Canon G11 camera and reset the settings and then go out and take some new images? Can’t imagine why, though. Profilrs proofing is the holy grail of digital printing: Eson Bryant, above, says that isn’t the case.


Hi Brett, Thanks for getting back to me so quickly. Thanks for the suggestions at just the right time! The best camera bargains of In this case, Lightroom pointed correctly that the gray I was seeing on that image could not be reproduced by the printer, since it was so low that the printer foor it to black.

Before I went to bed I did a printer check teh though there were no breaks in the lines, I did a head cleaning.

The workaround is to do a null profile transformation by outputting with the same profile as the image.