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Colour Management

Colour Management

London College of Communication
Taught by
Malcolm Mackenzie, A respected industry expert


This short course will teach you how to use effective colour management to work to high standards and deadlines. You will learn how to improve the workflow systems you use, to deliver consistent reproduction of high quality files. By the end of the course you will have confidence in your work, and be best positioned to deliver an excellent service to your clients.

This course is ideal for photographers, designers and printers who managefile workflow and colour management. The tutor will aim to take your experience into account and tailor the content to meet your specific needs.

Topics Covered

  • Colour management theory
  • Colour settings for Adobe Creative Cloud
  • RGB and CMYK colour spaces
  • PDF and ISO standards

Course Outcomes
By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Understand colour management theory and application
  • Consider your own hardware and software for best colour management
  • Standardise and professionalise your work to ensure highest quality reproduction

Who Should Attend
This course is suitable for you if you are a designer, photographer or publisher working with files.

Follow Up Courses
After you have completed this course you may want to take Photography and Workflow with Adobe Lightroom.

Intermediate:You should have an experience of working with Adobe Photoshop. You may want to take Adobe Photoshop for Photographers: Beginners before signing up for this course.

Tutor Description

Malcolm Mackenzie is a very experienced tutor and trainer specialising in Colour Management for Photographers, Designers and Printers over the last ten years.

Malcolm specifies, implements and trouble shoots colour issues for individuals and for some of the largest publishers and printers in Europe.

He uses his knowledge to help explain the everyday problems translating colour presents across different medias and always likes to see real problem files to examine.

Malcolm is a X-Rite Coloratti Expert and contributes to ISO/TC 130 where the Standards for the Print and Graphics Industry are created.

This course will be taught by a respected industry expert.

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