[scribus] Using colour management

john Culleton John at wexfordpress.com
Mon Jan 30 15:23:29 UTC 2012

On Mon, 30 Jan 2012 01:31:37 +0000
Boris <boristhemoggy at gmail.com> wrote:

> I have been on the forum with this issue, which they were not able to 
> resolve, so I thought I'd try here.
> I am trying Scribus for the first time, in order to write a book
> which will use lots of photographs. Therefore colour management is
> important and I have set all profiles as I think they should be.
> However, on loading my first photograph, it shows with much green in
> the dark areas, which I am told is an out of gamut error.
> The photos were exported n sRGB, the monitor has been calibrated and
> has it's own profile which I use, and the print profiles were left as
> default. The part where it asks for the path for ICC profiles is
> greyed out so I cannot point to it.
> I'm using Windows 7 32 bit and I'm not sure what other info you'd
> need to try and help resolve this, so please  just ask.
> Regards
> Gary
Make sure you have set up the document for print rather than web
output. I think this is in file->preferences->document.

John Culleton
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