Datacolor, the Swiss color management tools compagny has built a bundle which gathers all their photography calibration tool, at the exception of the printer calibration colorimeter. The Datacolor Capture Pro bundle case contains the following products :
- SpyderLENSCAL : the tool I use to check the focus of my lenses on my cameras and to fine tune the back focus / front focus issues.
- SpyderCUBE : aimed at photographers shooting in RAW. You include it in the firsts shoot of your photo session and then, in Camera Raw, Photoshop, Lightroom, Aperture, DxO, Capture One… you can then set the white balance (one of the main assets of shooting RAW), but also the whites and blacks values.
- SpyderCHECKR : the color patch chart for camera calibration and fine color management, but also includes some creative white balance options. More or less the same as X-Rite Color Checker.
- Spyder4ELITE : the spectrocolorimeter that will be used to calibrate your screen, a paramount operation that we often tend to forget or neglect but it is of prime importance if you edit your images on your computer.
The Datacolor Spyder Capture Pro is sold €310 (excl. VAT)