Ilse Jurriën : February 26th 2006 - 04:05 CET
ColorVision Spyder2 Pro
ColorVision Spyder2 Pro v2.2 : Datacolor, an internationally known name in color technology, introduces ColorVision Spyder2 Pro V2.2, "The professional’s choice for monitor calibration." It packages industry-leading software and hardware for serious photographers and creative professionals to use when displaying images on monitors, in print or in the growing projector segment. This includes front projector calibration and Ambient PreciseLight features as well as the innovative PrintFIX PLUS software. A key product within the all-new ColorVision by Datacolor portfolio of products, ColorVision Spyder2 Pro V2.2 is based on the iconic Spyder technology that has won accolades around the world.|
ColorVision Spyder2 Pro |
"The all-new Spyder 2 Pro V2.2 is in keeping with our R &D philosophy. We evolve color technology as market demands emerge, leveraging our Spyder2 for increasingly sophisticated users. With Spyder2 Pro the pros know their work will be dynamically displayed regardless of the media chosen," Datacolor Vice President Brian Levey says. Targeted to demanding designers, photographers and digital calibrates the color in digital projectors as well as for CRT, LCD and laptop displays. The package is based on the internationally award-winning Spyder2 colorimeter and feamonitor calibration software including digital projection and computer-based home theater capabilities.
ColorVision Spyder 2 Pro Features
• Monitor support. V2.2 Software, reduces read times on LCD and laptop monitors by half
• True multiple monitor calibration support for both Mac and Windows systems
• Ambient PreciseLight Function measures ambient light and balances studio lighting
• Superior Projector software with built in ambient light correction
• New Front Projector calibration option ensures images are shown at their best
• Sophisticated Gray balance and tonal response algorithms
• Multiple Monitor calibrations and matching allow calibration and profiling of multiple monitors
• Exclusive automated black and white luminance adjustments
• 'Before and after viewing' feature allows monitor comparison with and without calibration
• Easy-to-use calibration Wizard with comprehensive help function
• High-test features including custom response curves, colorimeter and information windows
• High-test features including custom targeting and ICC 2.0 and 4.0 support
ColorVision Spyder2 Pro Features
ColorVision Spyder2Pro offers the industry's first stand-alone software-only printer profiling tool for fast, precise results - without a third party scanner - PrintFIX PLUS. Its elegant software design assists you, step by step, through each custom paper profile. Feature-rich tutorials give users all the help they need to achieve great prints - from the basics to not-so-basic guidance. Wizard assistance checks print quality, optimizes printer media settings, and assures that you use the right settings. The system's high-bit, tunable ICC printer profiles can be previewed at different rendering intents, while easy-to-use editing tools optimize prints to user requirements, even adjusting for viewing conditions; all within the wizard interface, for fast, easy results.
ColorVision Spyder 2 Pro - Price & Availability
As with all Spyder2 products ColorVision Spyder 2 Pro offers a two-year hardware warranty and unlimited, e-mail and telephone support - without charge. As updated software is released, registered owners with a valid serial number can download upgrades - without charge - from the ColorVision Web site. System requirements of the ColorVision Spyder2 Pro V2.2 P. 3 of 3 : OSX 10.3 or better, or Windows 2000 or XP, 1024 x 768 or higher resolution display at thousands of colors or higher. Languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Traditional and Simplified Chinese. V2.2 software can be used at multiple workstations with no additional licensing required. A tripod mount is also included without charge. ColorVision Spyder2 Pro, available in March, has a US manufacturers’ suggested retail price (MSRP) of $279.
ColorVision by Datacolor technology provides affordable, easy-to-use digital color control products to creative professionals, photographers, corporate customers and consumers around the world. Because color matters, leading businesses, creative professionals, and consumers worldwide choose Datacolor’s innovative technology solutions to consistently achieve the right color. A Swiss-held company, Datacolor’s strong worldwide presence encompasses global manufacturing and operational facilities with an international network of sales and support offices.