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Color management has changed significantly between ImageMagick version 6. With the completion of the changes, RGB now means linear color and sRGB means non-linear color in terms of their respective colorspaces. ImageMagick supports color profiles, however, for images without a profile or a declaration of colorspace, ImageMagick assumes non-linear sRGB. Most image processing algorithms assume a linear colorspace, therefore it might be prudent to convert to linear color or remove the gamma function before certain image processing algorithms are applied. For example,. Afterwards, the verbose information for the output file lists the colorspace as RGB.

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Color management has changed significantly between ImageMagick version 6. With the completion of the changes, RGB now means linear color and sRGB means non-linear color in terms of their respective colorspaces. ImageMagick supports color profiles, however, for images without a profile or a declaration of colorspace, ImageMagick assumes non-linear sRGB.

Most image processing algorithms assume a linear colorspace, therefore it might be prudent to convert to linear color or remove the gamma function before certain image processing algorithms are applied. For example,. Afterwards, the verbose information for the output file lists the colorspace as RGB. The second major change treats any grayscale image as linear rather than non-linear, as it was previously. This change is appropriate, since many types of processing requires a linear colorspace.

This means that the conversion of a color image to grayscale via -colorspace gray looks darker relative to previous versions of ImageMagick note that desaturating to convert to grayscale does not convert the image to linear grayscale. If you prefer to keep the conversion to non-linear grayscale, set the colorspace of the input to linear RGB so that -colorspace gray does not apply the gamma correction during the conversion process. For example, the following produces a non-linear grayscale result.

The same concept is needed when separating channels. Normally, the conversion to separate each channel of an sRGB color image produces separate linear grayscale images. However the same concept can be applied, if it is desired to keep the separate channels as non-linear grayscale. For example, the following produces non-linear grayscale channels. When separating and recombining channels, with potential intermediate processing, it is important to identify the colorspace used, especially during the recombination.

In the above example, the result is darker than the original, because the channels were separate as linear gray and subsequently combined as linear color.

If one desires to separate to non-linear grayscale channels, recombine them later, perhaps after some processing, then use the same concept as above for maintaining non-linear grayscale:. When converting to another colorspace and back, such as between sRGB and HSL, the following two commands handle the first case of linear channels and the second case of non-linear channels:.

A majority of the image formats assume an sRGB colorspace e. A few support only linear RGB e. A few formats support CMYK. For additional information, see the Colorspace and Supported Formats pages. When specifying individual colors as rgb However if one wants to create linear colors, use icc-color rgb,r,g,b " , where r , g , and b are in the range 0 to 1. See the Color page. There are now also distinctions between linear and non-linear shades of gray.

Any named shade of gray, such as black, white or numbered grays like gray50 are non-linear gray. However, gray Hex grayscale values are non-linear. This means that you need to be careful when you create grayscale gradients. For example, convert myimage.

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By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy , Privacy Policy , and our Terms of Service. Graphic Design Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for Graphic Design professionals, students, and enthusiasts. It only takes a minute to sign up. The printer needs a 4bit grayscale PNG file to print it correctly. If I use ImageMagick's "identify" and "convert" on the linux console on the 8bit input image I get following output:.

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I took some incredible photos in London, Paris, and Jamaica, and tooks some really special photos of my son during his first few years. Of course I can use Photoshop to convert the image to grayscale but that's too much work. And since Photoshop takes a few seconds to start and I have to do the work manually, ImageMagick makes everything so much easier. How is it possible that JavaScript-based animation has secretly always been as fast — or faster — than CSS transitions?

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