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Mac to PC gamma tutorial

If you have a Mac you may have noticed that images look lighter on screen than they do when viewed on a Windows PC. The reason is that the Mac's default gamma settings are different to those of Windows. If you are processing images for the web it helps to be able to see what the majority of users are going to see.

Roll your mouse over the image below to see what I mean:

Mouse off = Mac default.
Mouse over = Windows default.

For the full guide of how to make your Mac gamma the same as a PC click here.