kxxMagic FAQs

FAQs for kxxMagic

Is kxxMagic color managed?
Yes, kxxMagic is fully color managed: Exported JPEG images are in the sRGB space, and are correctly tagged with the sRBG profile. So any color managed app...
Tue, 27 Jul, 2021 at 1:49 PM
Why are exported JPEG images in the sRGB color space rather than something wider like Adobe RGB?
sRGB covers the entire gamut of K25 and KDC images, so if you have not extensively post processed the image (e.g., increased color saturation) there’s no lo...
Tue, 27 Jul, 2021 at 1:51 PM
WHat's so difficult about K25 and KDC images?
Kodak's K25 and KDC image formats date from a time before current standards for image formats coalesced, and when disk space was at a premium. As a resu...
Tue, 27 Jul, 2021 at 1:58 PM
The color of exported images are wrong/don't match the kxxMagic screen
You have to use a color managed image viewer and have a calibrated display with correctly configured color management software to get the correct colors. Sa...
Tue, 27 Jul, 2021 at 1:59 PM
Program XXXX won't open an exported DNG file
Many image processing packages have only partial DNG support, usually only for camera generated (Bayer mosaic) images. PCD images are RGB, not mosaiced, and...
Tue, 27 Jul, 2021 at 2:00 PM