SetUp Guides & Tutorials
Install CalMAN® [Download PDF]
How to download and install CalMAN software. Includes system requirements, device driver kits and troubleshooting tips.
CalMAN® License Manager Basics Version 5.7.2. [Download PDF]
The basics of using CalMAN’s enhanced license manager, beginning with release version 5.7.2.
Creating CalMAN® 3D LUTs [Download PDF]
Learn the basics of creating 3D LUTs in CalMAN with IR Profiling, Lightning LUT and LUT Retargeting features.
How to Connect to a Pattern Source in CalMAN:
Using CalMAN® in VMWare Fusion [Download PDF]
For Mac OS X users - learn the basics of using CalMAN in VMWare Fusion® with Windows installed.
Complete Guide: How to Use the ColorMatch Workflow [Webpage]
A complete walk-though of the ColorMatch workflow for those using ColorMatch to test the accuracy of their video or computer monitors.
CalMAN® ColorMatch Setup Guide [Download PDF]
How to download, install, license and find compatible hardware for CalMAN ColorMatch.
Selecting the Correct Display Mode with CalMAN ColorMatch:
CalMAN® Eyeglass Setup Guide [Download PDF]
A brief guide on using CalMAN Eyeglass - SpectraCal's free 3D LUT visualization tool.
How to Use CalMAN® Eyeglass [Webpage]
A complete user guide for uploading images and 3D LUT files to CalMAN Eyeglass to visualize 3D LUT calibrations.
CalMAN Eyeglass 3D LUT Visualization Tool:
CalMAN® Home Video Walk-Through (Tutorial Basic Workflow) [Download PDF]
A complete walk-through of the Tutorial Basic workflow in CalMAN Home Video license levels. Learn how to use CalMAN software to adjust basic display settings and conduct metered readings.
CalMAN Tutorial Basic Workflow Walk-Through:
CalMAN® Grayscale and ColorChecker Pattern Project File for Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve [Download PDF]
Verify CalMAN calibration LUTs within DaVinci Resolve with this project file, available for free download.
CalMAN® 3D LUT Technology - An Overview Guide [Download PDF]
Learn about the various options for creating 3D LUTs in CalMAN 5.4 or later. Includes an overview of IR Profiling, Lightning LUT and LUT Retargeting features.
Creating 3D LUTs in CalMAN 5 - A Complete Walk-Through [Webpage]
A step-by-step guide to creating 3D LUTs in CalMAN 2016 using the Color Cube (3D LUT) workflow. Includes hardware connection, pre-calibration analysis and 3D LUT creation.
How to Create a Lightning LUT [Webpage]
Learn how to create a 3D LUT for your professional monitor in five minutes or less with CalMAN's Lightning LUT feature. Included in CalMAN Studio, CalMAN Studio Lite and CalMAN Studio Express. Not recommended for non-linear display types, such as plasma or OLED.
How to Retarget a 3D LUT [Webpage]
Learn how to create a corrective 3D LUT from a previously saved LUT file with CalMAN's LUT Retargeting™ feature, included in CalMAN Studio and CalMAN Studio Lite version 5.4 and later.
Importing 3D LUTs [Webpage]
Instructions for importing CalMAN Studio 3D LUTs into various finishing and video editing software, including Adobe After Effects, Apple Color, ASSIMILATE SCRATCH and Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve.
Calibrating a Mac Monitor with CalMAN RGB [Webpage]
Options for calibrating a Macintosh laptop or desktop monitor with CalMAN RGB Windows software.
CalMAN RGB Setup Guide [Download PDF]
How to download, install and license CalMAN RGB. Includes basic hardware setup instructions.
CalMAN RGB User Guide [Download PDF]
A complete guide to using CalMAN RGB computer monitor calibration software.
How to Calibrate a Computer Monitor Remotely Over Network Connection:
Remote Calibration Setup Guide [Download PDF]
Basic setup instructions for conduction a computer monitor calibration remotely over network connection.
Using DDC Controls with CalMAN RGB [Download PDF]
Specific instructions for enabling DDC in Client 3 for the computer monitor calibration workflows.
CalMAN Client 3 Application Guide [Download PDF]
Setup instructions for using the CalMAN Client 3 calibration utility with CalMAN RGB to calibrate RGB computer monitors.
CalMAN Client 3 Licensing Guide [Download PDF]
Instructions for licensing CalMAN Client 3 on computers with a laptop screen or external monitor to be calibrated.