Make Your Images Hi-Def: Free Photoshop Action Script

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Make Your Images Hi-Def: Free Photoshop Action Script

Needless to say, I love sports and ESPN. I am a big fan of ESPN.com and visit it almost everyday. I have always been fascinated by their photography and it got me thinking- hmmm Photoshop action script – about how they process images for the website. The photos jump off the screen and far exceed the color quality of rival sites. My subconscious always directs me back… So it got me thinking and you’re going to like what i have to share with you! I went...

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Installing Printer Profiles: Where Do These Files Go?

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Installing Printer Profiles: Where Do These Files Go?

Today’s VIDEO will explain installing printer profiles so they will load correctly into Adobe Photoshop. Take the first step in discovering how to soft-proof your CMYK images in your display or get the best CMYK conversions. BTW, this all starts with a calibrated monitor. You’re on your way to a color managed workflow! Is soft proofing a useful process for you? Please leave your comments below… Transcript of Video Hi. This is Rick Rys from HiDefColor.com....

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Gamut! That’s Not My Color: Mac Monitor Calibration Made Easy

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Gamut! That’s Not My Color: Mac Monitor Calibration Made Easy

I can’t stress enough how important it is to calibrate your monitor properly. If a picture is worth a thousand words, now you know what those words are telling you. Watch how to calibrate a monitor using i1Profiler software along with the i1Pro2 spectrophotometer on your Mac OSX. Select the proper white point (color temperature) of your display. Adjust settings for proper luminance (brightness) that will match your prints or press sheets to your screen display. Mount...

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Why You Need Google Search Results (SEO) Now

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Why You Need Google Search Results (SEO) Now

We are just at the tip of the iceberg of what Google can do for your business; are you in the game? The marketing paradigm is changing right before are eyes. The old way of doing business is changing FAST. The Internet has changed the business world. Marketers have used ‘interruption-based’ techniques (advertising, cold-calls, trade shows, and direct mail) to push out their message far and wide in hopes that it will attract a few qualified leads. This approach is becoming...

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VIDEO: Difference Between sRGB and Adobe RGB Color Gamuts Explained

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VIDEO: Difference Between sRGB and Adobe RGB Color Gamuts Explained

Have you wondered what the difference between sRGB and Adobe RGB profiles? There both RGB aren’t they? Yes, they are both RGB, but they are completely different in color appearance. It’s interesting to note that the same RGB color values will display completely different colors on your monitor. As a general rule, I will use sRGB for anything that has skin tones or the image contains a softer mood. I use Adobe RGB for landscape, food, architecture and any other...

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The Real Personal Computer

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The Real Personal Computer

The year was 1981 and IBM just launched the 5150 Personal Computer. The 5150 started the personal computer revolution, but it took time to spread from the early adopters. It started with small businesses and built momentum when the Apple Macintosh was introduced in 1984. It wasn’t until the mid-1990′s, when the internet was made public, that made the personal computer popular to the average consumer. While this was all happening, we witnessed the revolution of...

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Determining ROI on Print Marketing Material

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Determining ROI on Print Marketing Material

I’ve been researching QR codes for the last six months and I have come to conclusion about how they can benefit you in your marketing efforts. QR codes, short for quick response, are gaining popularity at a fast rate and that’s beneficial to all of us in the marketing business. QR codes are scanned by smart phones. Visit: http://get.beetagg.com in your mobile browser and automatically download QR Code reader software. Studies show that by 2012, shipments of...

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Free Color Correction Will Make You Hungry

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Free Color Correction Will Make You Hungry

As an introduction to HiDefColor.com, I am offering free color correction services to trigger emotional responses to your print/web marketing production. Drop me a note to take advantage of this free color service and improve your marketing effectiveness. For a visual comparison: Which dish would you...

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10 Google Search Tips You May Not Know

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10 Google Search Tips You May Not Know

There is no question Google has changed our lives and especially how business is conducted today. Every business has a goal to be listed on the first page of a Google search. Granted every company can not obtain these results, but choosing the appropriate keywords, more importantly long-tail keywords, can level the playing field for smaller companies to compete with the big boys. With the explosion of mobile marketing about to happen, the ability to utilize Google is...

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VIDEO: 3D Printing May Solve Organ Donor Crisis

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VIDEO: 3D Printing May Solve Organ Donor Crisis

  Where will printing take us next? The future of print is brighter than some may think. 3D Printing is a new and exciting development in the world of inkjet technology. It works on the premise of printing 3D models layer by layer; akin to layer cake. In the case of creating human organs, the sequence of layers is derived from MRI scans ensuring the exact dimensions of the replacement organ. The human cells are harvested form the recipient and stored in an...

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