Part of a series – Color Managed Workflow
Today – Is what you think you see really there?
A recent post tested your Color IQ
Showing how well you see color (or don’t)
Here’s a video that demonstrates that
When it comes to color
What you think you see isn’t always reality
Even if your Color IQ is perfect
Click on the image to view the video
Speaker shows how evolution tints your perception of reality
Very interesting, not to mention educational
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The next image is taken from the video
In spite of your eyes telling you
The two squares at left
are dark brown & bright orange
They are the same color
Right half shows the true colors of the squares on the left
See the above illusion and many more at
Can you see the possible implications as you attempt to
Color manage your image workflow?
It’s difficult enough when digital darkroom devices
All interpret the same color differently
Conflicts between reality and your own vision system
Add to the problem
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