Jan 10, 2006

ColorVision Spyder2Express Stunning Color

PRESS RELEASE: ColorVision Spyder2Express Introduces MacWorld 2006 To Stunning Color at Entry-Level Price Point
Ground-breaking Product With Award-Winning Spyder2 Technology On Display at booth No. 648

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 10, 2006--Datacolor, an internationally known name in color technology, debuts ColorVision(R) Spyder2 Express(TM), an entry-level on-screen color management tool for digital imagers and enthusiasts, at the 2006 Macworld Conference & Expo in San Francisco's Moscone Convention Center, January 11 - 14.

According to Datacolor Vice President Brian Levey, the groundbreaking Spyder2 Express leverages the internationally acclaimed ColorVision expertise and Spyder2 technology to meet the color accuracy demands of a digital camera market that is growing in size and sophistication.

"More people understand and care about neutral grays, accurate flesh tones, shadow detail and highlights. Digital photos now need to have perfect color to be acceptable. In response, we've combined two powerful ColorVision trademarks - ease-of-use and accuracy -in the innovative EXPRESS product. It incorporates ColorVision wizard software technology, easy to use whether you are a creative professional or enthusiast. At the same time, Express users get the same technology that the pros use for color clarity, in a product that is targeted to the digital darkroom enthusiast at an exceptional price point," Levey states.

ColorVision Spyder2 Express corrects CRT, LCD and notebook monitors for accurate, reliable and consistent color - day-to-day and image-to-image. Mac and Windows compatible, the innovative offering produces dynamic colors on screen with exceptional flesh tones, well-defined shadows and realistic highlights. Adobe(R) Photoshop(R) Album Starter Edition, which fixes common flaws like "Red Eye," is included WITHOUT CHARGE. Read more product information at: http://www.datacolor.com/resources/Tradeshows/MACWORLD_2006/_Press/

Available in nine languages, Spyder2 Express' intuitive wizard software and graphical user interface offers users a few simple steps to balance screen colors. This innovative product utilizes the Spyder2 colorimeter to ensure highly accurate color calibration. The most recognizable brand in color management, Spyder2's international acclaim includes MacWorld's 4.5 out of 5 mice as well as receiving accolades from prestigious digital technology editors and magazines worldwide. (For a full awards list click: http://www.datacolor.com/resources/Awards/Awards_List.pdf)

About Datacolor and ColorVision
Because color matters, leading businesses, creative professionals and consumers worldwide choose Swiss-held Datacolor's innovative technology solutions to consistently achieve the right color. ColorVision is the digital imaging unit of Datacolor. Visit www.Datacolor.com