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Orange Seabird and Sea KelpOrange is a difficult color, apparently, for my Mac and Epson R2400 to agree upon. I had an order for three seascape art prints from my etsy shop that all have a lot of orange in them. On screen, they look fabulous — three shades of natural orangey brown rust. Printed, they are three shades of glaring unnatural red.

I had to modify the hue in Photoshop to remove so much red, they looked mustard on screen to even get close to what I wanted on paper.

Several “printer’s proofs” later, I finally got the result I was looking for.

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