[Tig] Monitor calibration

Bob Friesenhahn bfriesen
Sun Jun 19 23:16:54 BST 2005


On Sun, 19 Jun 2005, Marc Wielage wrote:
>
>> As far as I know, 12 to 15fL is a realistic goal.  The CCT is nominally
>> 5500K.
>> --------------------------------snip----------------------------------<
>
> The Kodak color science guys at Cinesite always insisted to me that 14 fL
> and 5400 degrees was "the standard" for theatrical film projection.
> However, nobody could ever show me where this was published (I assume as a
> SMPTE recommended practice or something), or precisely how the measurements
> were obtained.
>
> Does anybody have a reference for this I could check, preferably on the web?

The excellent document by Richard Kirk (FilmLite) which is available 
at http://www.filmlight.ltd.uk/documents/FL-TN-00-002.pdf provides a 
table describing the various standards.

Bob
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