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Mastering Exposure and the Zone System for Digital Photographers by Lee Varis

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Utilizing the Camera Profiles

As I mentioned earlier, these “profiles” are not industry standard ICC profiles but special Adobe formatted color lookup tables that can be used in ACR or Lightroom. Both color calibration applications save the camera profiles in the appropriate place on the computer. To use the profiles in Lightroom, select an image you wish to apply the profile to, go to the Develop module, and, in the Camera Calibration pane, select the profile you saved earlier in the Profiles pop up menu (Figure 2.51). You can save this camera profile along with any develop setting preferences as a new Camera Default. After applying the camera profile, go to the Basic pane, set your white balance to As Shot using the WB pop up, and select Set ...

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