On Fri, 2009-12-11 at 15:51 +0000, Francesco Scaglioni wrote:

> Please forgive me if this is a stupid question as am new to
> the whole colour management thing.  I have downloaded what
> purports to be an sRGB colour checker image in png format
> along with the list of RGB values that should be represented
> in each square. If I use the colour picker and its info
> window then when a given colour patch is "clicked" the info
> window reports RGB values that are at most 1 or 2 away from
> what the table suggests they should be.  Is the picker
> reporting what it "expects to find" or is it reporting what
> is actually being displayed by my monitor.

The color picker doesn't care about your monitor nor does it make any
expectations. It looks at the image pixel values and that's it.


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