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by briandenks
2013-07-22T12:58:29-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

but we are doing CMYK file without profile, add profile convert to sRGB add profile then finally to the printer ..
The difference is the print is lighter with less black, perhaps cuase im using black_scaled_icc ?
by briandenks
2013-07-22T12:52:49-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

printing it ourselves, but a fairly high spec workgroup canon printer..
by briandenks
2013-07-21T23:02:19-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

thanks fred .. any reason an icc profile to icc profile print job would be any different ?
by briandenks
2013-07-21T22:27:49-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

good question ! i did ask myself this , although the image is perfect on screen and in PSHOP, when printed its washed out the blacks have disappeared ... this is from our original CMYK PSD converted to profile swop and converted again to the sRGB.icc.. if we print the original its blacker ... is the...
by briandenks
2013-07-21T13:43:03-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

so to summise, a CMYK png is a no no for Print purposes? Or is a cmyk png not possible for display purposes ?, a CMYK jpeg is a no no for display purposes, a CMYK gif ? not sure why anyone would bother a CMYK bitmap ? and of course a CMYK tiff which is fine ... Is there any way in a script to enable...
by briandenks
2013-07-21T07:33:49-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

hello Fred, Thanks for your help over this past few weeks, its been eye opening ! just wanted to report back with some findings .... Our untagged CMYK PSD files when being converted to RGB were being very very bright and not even close to the original PSD, we proved this by pushing a PSD into IM for...
by briandenks
2013-07-15T21:06:36-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

Thanks Fred, our files are fully built layered PS files not files created from a jpg... and yes i agree PS will try to color manage for you ... now if that means getting a 'warning' from pshop saying hey do you want to convert this to a profile or NOT COLOR MANAGE then yeah if you click DONT COLOR M...
by briandenks
2013-07-15T20:51:16-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

infile="zelda3srgb.psd" colorspace=`convert $infile -format "%[colorspace]" info:` if [ "$colorspace" = "sRGB" ]; then convert $infile -resize 200% -profile /Users/fred/images/profiles/sRGB.icc test1.png elif [ "$colorspace" = "CMYK" ]; then convert $infile -profile /Users/fred/images/profiles/USWe...
by briandenks
2013-07-15T20:45:42-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

Thanks fred, i opened up both PSD files in photoshop and you can immediately see the difference even though the file is very small (would this not be the same after conversion ? ie cmyk to rgb... Photoshop shows the files as 'untagged' which is correct to my workflow ( thats what i refer to as not p...
by briandenks
2013-07-15T20:38:34-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

Ace, thanks for posting these, im still unsure how to implement your script on linux but should i test these files with the current setup ?
by briandenks
2013-07-15T20:34:11-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

i guess frank that was why i jumped onto that other thread that was trying to achieve a similar thing take either cmyk or rgb and convert to one correctly... regarding -colorspace i found adding this to any of the commands made the color terrible ( if you add -colorspace RGB to cmyk its bad and vice...
by briandenks
2013-07-15T20:22:29-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

If its color correct im not fussed i thought it might be possible to hold whatever is given to IM but it appears this isnt the case...
by briandenks
2013-07-15T20:09:14-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

i dont do anything with RGB PSD thats my issue, i can only get one or the other to work correctly using -profile cmyk.icc or alternatively -profile sRGB.icc Im trying to get IM to take either cmyk.psd or rgb.psd (flattened) and process them correctly ( im not fussed on conversion if anything id like...
by briandenks
2013-07-15T20:02:08-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

Agreed, sorry for the double up : Just for clarity ill post your last response here and answer -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...
by briandenks
2013-07-15T19:44:43-07:00
Forum: Users
Topic: PSD Conversion
Replies: 57
Views: 30448

Re: PSD Conversion

Platform Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server (linux 3.2.0-48-generic server) IM : 6.6.9 Im happy to convert the cmyk PSD to sRGB but as i say were providing non profile cmyk psd and if we add a -profile cmyk.icc and then another -profile sRGB.icc what happens when an RGB.PSD is sent ( no profile) does it double...