Video Calibration

Display calibration is optimization of display settings to establish a standard.

In general we talk about calibring the following:

  • Brightness
  • Contrast
  • Resolution
  • Sharpness
  • Color Temperatture
  • RGB Cuts/Gains
  • CMS
  • Colorspace

Why Calibrate?

In order to have a accurate representation of images.

Calibration of Computer Monitor

Calibration is different for each display type. I am more concerned with computer monitors.

However, to perform a calibration right, one need a specialized device. I don’t have one at time and don’t intend to buy one in a near future.

Sources

Calibration 101 Webinar – Why Calibrate

Permanent Link to Calibrating Profiling a Monitor in Linux Using a Datacolor Spyder 4