False Profile

Custom Gamma ICC Profiles Sets

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All the Gamma you need

One-click Assignment of custom Gamma built ICC profiles.
What is it for? Detail boosting in highlights and/or dynamic range equalization with the so-called "Multiply Technique" (see articles in the Documentation).

Custom ICC

54 ICC profiles installed (RGB): sRGB, Adobe, Apple, Color Match, ProPhoto, WideGamut. 9 custom Gamma each: 0.75, 1.0, 1.2, 1.5, 1.8, 2.0, 2.2, 2.5, 3.0 by author Giuliana Abbiati

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Multiply Technique

Multiply Technique

Dan Margulis has invented the False Profile + Multiply technique several years ago and it still proves to be an effective way to equalize contrast in his latest PPW Workflow.



Color Correction teacher Marco Olivotto wrote a in-depth three parts article about False Profiles and custom Gamma ICC for retouching purposes.


 (4/5 based on 9 reviews on Adobe Exchange)
    • Fast, faster awesome tool (v2.0.5)
    • 22 Nov 2014 by Daniele Di Stanio (5/5)
    • One of the tools I use the most when I work, and when I teach. It is a tad below the power, usability and usefulness in teaching channels than the Channels Power Tool by the same Author, thanks!!!
    • Fast, faster awesome tool (v2.0.4)
    • 19 Nov 2014 by pippo m (5/5)
    • Perfetto. Tra gli indispensabili per chi opera nella correzione/manipolazione delle immagini. Come altre estensioni dello stesso autore.
    • Nice addition (v2.0.3)
    • 01 Jul 2013 by Doug (5/5)
    • Works fine, CS6 x32 & x64; extends PPW value
    • Great! (v2.0.3)
    • 30 Jun 2013 by Luca (5/5)
    • Very smart, thanks
    • Great! (v2.0.2)
    • 11 Jan 2013 by Sabrina (5/5)
    • Very smart, tks
    • (v2.0.2)
    • by Anonymous (5/5)