Color Management and Proofing

11 - 12 June 2024 | 26 - 27 November 2024 | 1 - 2 April 2025 | 14 - 15 October 2025

Do you want to know how to set up and apply color management practices and processes correctly from scratch? Or do you regularly deal with color in consulting and communication? Then this workshop is for you. Whether you're new to the topic or already have experience, in this workshop our experts will show you what's important. Learn in a practical way how color is defined, measured, standardized and also proofed. In addition to the basics of color management, the two-day workshop will also teach you measurement techniques and how to use our proofing solutions with confidence.

Day 1 - Color Management 

  • What is color? Light and norm light 
  • Rules in printing and influencing factors in practice 
  • Measurement technology, test prints and creating your own profiles 
  • Standardization of the production workflow and correct settings
  • Color management in common DTP tools and GMG ColorServer
  • Optional: specific topics such as optical brighteners in printing

Day 2 – Proofing with GMG ColorProof 

  • Basics and different types of proofing 
  • Current feature overview of GMG ColorProof
  • Printer calibration - optimal handling of the Epson SureColor series 
  • Manual job manager - optimal use in practice 
  • Paper tint simulation 
  • Proof verification 
  • Profiling with GMG OpenColor 
  • Optional: basics of color conversion and separation 

Event location

GMG Academy
Moempelgarder Weg 10
72072 Tuebingen


11 - 12 June 2024
26 - 27 November 2024
1 - 2 April 2025
14 - 15 October 2025

Each Two days from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each


From three to ten participants


€1260 per person, inclusive catering, and training materials plus VAT 

Any questions? Just send us an email and we will get back to you as soon as possible.