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How the Calibration Tool in Adobe Lightroom Actually Works

9 days ago   |   By Peta Pixel

One of the most misunderstood tools in Adobe Lightroom is the Calibration tool. This is kind of a shame, because it's also one of the most powerful tools available to us as photographers, both from a correction perspective and a creative perspective.
The Calibration tool is incredibly powerful but I find that so few photographers use it, and that seems to be based on a fundamental misunderstanding of what the tool is designed to do. So what is it, really?
To answer that, we first have to talk about “color science.”
Well, you know when people say “Canon's skin tones are better,” or that...
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