Steve Upton is president of CHROMiX, the Seattle- based firm providing color management products, consulting, training, and technical support to visual content creators in various industries. He is the creator of the award-winning ColorThink color profile graphing and analysis package, the architect of the Maxwell online color management system and co-developer of Curve, the defacto G7 calibration toolset. With years of computing and photographic experience, and a degree in computing science and optics, Steve is uniquely qualified to manage color fidelity in the digital realm.

Session

Sunday, 11:35 a.m. – 12:35 p.m.
Print Production Track
Density Today: Avoid or Embrace? Both!

Density can be an effective tool for monitoring printing but only in specific cases. For numerous printing systems, density measurements can be misleading, incorrect, or downright dangerous. In this session, you will gain the confidence to know when it’s OK to use density and when it should definitely be avoided. Unique graphical descriptions will give you a new perspective on this oldest of printing metrics.