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Re: colour iris scanning & RHS colour chart

Amy Rupp wrote:
> I've seen many a mention of this reference here, but I've browsed the
> web and couldn't come up with anything conclusive.  I'd like to purchase
> it, but don't know of a source.  I got a partial ISBN number from the
> Web: 11 490230 (but I am short two digits for a 'real' 10-digit number).
> Can anyone provide a source for this chart?
> Also, those of you who scan iris pictures in:  do you use any particular
> colour management system (CMS) such as AfgaTune, DayStar, etc. to
> calibrate your scanner?  Can you recommend one?
> Thanks,
> --
RE: The Royal Horticultural Society Colour Chart 

I know you can order the RHS colour chart from the RHS. According to
some info on the web I found:

The cost is about $35.00 US and it is believed Visa and Master Card are
Send request and credit card information to:

RHS Enterprises
Wisley, Woking,
Surrey. GU23 6QB

You might also try www.amazon.com they have about 1 million titles
listed on line. I would also think the local library could give you the
complete ISBN number.

Re: calibrating scanners. I have a La Cie and I don't know of any way to
calibrate it. I may be way out to lunch on this but I don't remember
coming across any mention of calibration when I was doing the research
before buying my scanner. Then again that was four years ago. Most
calibration talk I hear about is calibrating your monitor so that what
you see is what the printer would give you. Some one will probably prove
that I don't know what I am talking about. I will see if anyone I know
has any thoughts on the matter.

On 17 Nov  in - 
1797, Eli Terry patents his clock that tells both "real time" and
"apparent time."

1851, the first postage stamps depicting the American eagle was issued.

1966, 46,000 meteoroids fall over Arizona within a 20 minute time span.

1967, Surveyor 6 lifts off the moon's surface and lands a few feet away,
becoming the first spacecraft to lift off the moon. It then takes
pictures of its original landing site.


John                     | "There be dragons here"
                         |  Annotation used by ancient cartographers
                         |  to indicate the edge of the known world.

John Jones, jijones@ix.netcom.com
Fremont CA, USDA zone 8/9 (coastal, bay) 
Max high 95F/35C, Min Low 28F/-2C average 10 days each
Heavy clay base for my raised beds.

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