In case you didn’t know, we love our Apple products at CanvasPop and we specialize in printing iPhone photos. So naturally, we were seriously excited about the upcoming release of the iPhone 4S on October 14. It’s faster and it has better graphics performance but the most noticeable upgrade — the one that we’re the most excited about — is the totally revamped 8-megapixel camera!
Why are my prints too dark? It’s a pretty common question. Whether it be a photographic print, an enlargement, or a canvas print, one of the biggest issues encountered in Giclée printing is a print that comes out darker than you see on your display.
The answer is monitor calibration.
Without getting too color-geeky, monitors fresh out of the box simply don’t display color accurately. Most factory presets are geared to web viewing rather than viewing and designing for a printed copy, and are typically too bright.
Further, most displays tend to have an overall cool, blue hue. The issue … Read more