digital colorchecker SG

digital camera profiling target

digital colorchecker SG

Hassy system HThe Digital ColorChecker® Semi Gloss (SG) is a high quality target developed by Munsell for use in digital photography. The DCCSG has an extended colour patch series and includes surrounding uniformity fields to confirm even illumination. The included 140 colour patches have been very carefully selected as representative colour gamut markers, so that the resulting ICC input profile can produce extremely high quality images. The SG includes 24 patches from the original ColorChecker, a 17 step grey scale and 14 unique skin tone colours. 8.25 x 11 in. (21.59 x 27.94 cm)
The SG can also be used for reflective scanner profiling.  
As a reference standard, the SG target serves both in the creation of ICC profiles, and in the quality control of your images, where the included target can be compared with any original. This convention speeds workflow and ensures that your image editing decisions are based on accurate information.

DCCSG uses for the ColorCheckerSG:

digital photography: Creating a custom ICC profile for your camera* 
White point evaluation, proofing and image editing

analog photography: Analysis of film, light, filters and print process
graphic arts: Analysis of proof and print accuracy
film, video and TV: Evaluation of camera qualities, light and film process

software support

* The Digital ColorChecker SG is supported by basICColor input profiling software, this software produces custom ICC camera profiles for your specific camera/ lens/ lighting combination/s. Since an accurate colour workflow starts by applying highest quality input profiles, use of this excellent target and software is an intrinsic part of achieving professional quality results.


Array of 140 colours: includes the 24 patches from original ColorChecker, 17 step grey scale and 14 unique skin tone colours.
Each square reflects light the same way as its real-life counterpart in all parts of the visible spectrum, under any illumination, and with any colour reproduction process.
Create a white balance with your digital camera.
Pair with quality camera profiling software to create a custom ICC profile of your camera.

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