Color Management

Datacolor SpyderX review (and a free hack to get the most of it)

The Datacolor SpyderX is a breakthrough product, but not for the usual reasons. Instead of creating the absolute best monitor color calibration tool, Datacolor built the Toyota Corolla of colorimeters: an affordable solution that is super simple to use and delivers results that are good enough for most users.

How to configure Firefox color management

Firefox is a fully color managed browser, but unfortunately that capability is enabled by default only for images tagged with ICC color profiles.

How often do you have to calibrate your monitor?

The short answer is: it's not necessary to recalibrate a good quality modern monitor as often as most people suggest. But the long answer is: it depends on how your monitor behaves over time and what kind of color accuracy your work requires.