Thread: Switched and Photoshop...
03-22-2005, 10:23 PM #1Switched and Photoshop...
i'm trying to use photoshop on my mac but when i try to save for web the colors become dull. the colors appear fine when i'm working on the psd but they won't save correctly. i've never run into this on a pc and don't know what it is.
03-22-2005, 10:38 PM #2
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- Oct 30, 2004
- San Antonio, Texas
- PowerMac G4 Cube 450mhz 832mb
are you a. saving using rgb color mode, b. what format are you selecting, c. what options do you choose, dither, color correction, etc?
03-22-2005, 10:42 PM #3
i think i have corrected the problem from the display panel. my ibook was set to color LCD and i just changed it. it seems to save the colors correctly now.
03-22-2005, 10:45 PM #4
my ibook seems to vary in colors depending on what angle i'm looking at it. is this just on ibooks? do the imac screens do the same thing? maybe i should have bought an imac.
03-22-2005, 11:05 PM #5
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- Mar 30, 2004
- 12" Apple PowerBook G4 (1.5GHz)
All LCD screens have a color shift when viewed off angle. Some are worse than others. The Cinema displays are supposedly among the best, but this is one of those things where tubes are better.
I believe the "web-safe" image settings are optimized for a different gamma level than the standard Mac gamma (1.8)
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