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Fundamentals of Color Management and Profiling Itasca

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Quick Overview

Learn the fundaments of color management and custom media profiling from the ONYX color experts. This session will give you the base knowledge needed to understand color theory and calibration, as well as, learning how to create and apply basic custom profiles.

Workshop Date:

September 19, 2019

9:00 am- 5:00 pm

**Lunch will be provided**


Fundamentals of Color Management and Profiling Itasca

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Who Should Attend?

ONYX operators and technicians who want to improve their color output by learning the fundamentals of color management and media profiling.

Course Details

9:00 am- 5:00 pm

Canon Solutions America, Inc.
1800 Bruning Dr.
Itasca, IL 60143

Benefits of Course

  • Learn from an ONYX color expert with years of industry and color management knowledge.
  • Get hands-on practice in making media profiles with relevant printers, media and color devices.
  • Learn basic terminology of color theory.
  • Learn how to get the best color output by configuring basic color management settings in the RIP.


Course Topics

Why is profiling important?

  • Learn why using custom media profiles produces the best color output.
  • Setting ink restrictions and calibration
  • Learn about the importance of determining ink restriction and calibration of consistent color output.
  • What is ICC and why is it important?
  • Color profiling
    • Review the basics of media profiling
    • Learn how to create custom media profiles.
  • Backing up Data
    • Learn how to backup important settings of the RIP such as printer drivers, media profiles, quick sets, and color libraries including custom spot colors and jobs.

Course Requirements

Basic understanding of ONYX software

To participate in the hands-on activities, bring a PC laptop with a minimum of Windows® 7 Professional 64-bit with the ONYX Thrive trial version installed.  You can get the trial software at http://www.onyxgfx.com/downloads/. Contact support@onyxgfx.com for assistance.

Access to a Spectrophotometer in order to create custom profiles.  A device will be provided for the training, but you are welcome to bring your own if you have one.


Contact sales@onyxgfx.com with any questions.