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Old August 18th, 2006, 02:09 AM
Olaf_Laubli Olaf_Laubli is offline
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Default Monitor Calibration What device to buy

In the past my monitor has been calibrated by a third party but I plan to start doing it myself. As printer calibration is not needed I look at devices like Eye-One2, Spyder2, MonacoEZcolor and MonacoOPTIX.

Is there any consensus about which one to get and which one to avoid?
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Old August 18th, 2006, 06:38 AM
Andrew Rodney Andrew Rodney is offline
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Monaco (X-Rite) OPTIX with EyeOne Display a close 2nd (I actually prefer it's software). Sypder a distant 3rd.
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Old August 18th, 2006, 01:51 PM
Asher Kelman Asher Kelman is offline
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and Eyeone Photo? When would you suggest this? Only when printer calibration is also needed?

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