Measure and Optimize

 

ColorAnt is an easy-to-use tool that measures test charts and corrects and optimizes measurement data. Additional features include editing of primary colors and substrate, tone value corrections, embedding CxF/X-4 data and comprehensive reporting.

Highlights

KEY FEATURES

ColorAnt can be integrated in any workflow to improve the quality of any ICC profile.

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Data Analysis

Use ColorAnt’s 2D, 3D, TVI, Spider Web and Curves to fully verify measurement data

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Detailed Reporting

Use ColorAnt’s advanced analysis to create detailed Reports on measurement data

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Create Custom Charts

Create patch sets for specific print methods, including Flexo printing, re-profiling and Multicolor printing

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Link Color Charts

Merge test charts by channel name

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Automatic Data Correction

Correct measurement data with a few simple clicks. Special features for Flexo printing included to protect highlight areas

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Measure Test Charts

Integrated measuring for a wide array of measurement instruments

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Multicolor Options

Edit Primaries allows replacement or removal of Multicolor data without remeasuring

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Tone Value Correction

Correct TVI curves to profile, G7 and ISO 20654 specifications

Get the latest version

ColorAnt 7 | New Features

ColorAnt 7 includes powerful measurement, analysis and productivity features

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Proof Evaluation Tool

Evaluation of measurement data with regard to Contract Proof and Validation Print conformity

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New Report Features

G7 check, Match Process Colors, create reports for several data sets simultaneously

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Spot Color Report

Check the conversion of spot colors before printing

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G7 Evaluation Tools

NPDC and Tonality curves in the report, G7 evaluation curve in TVI View

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Sorting of Measurement Data

Sorting of color patches by their delta values

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Printing on Black Backgrounds

Color spaces with White when creating test charts for printing on black substrates

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Recent Files Feature

Easily re-select data without having to search for them in various subfolders

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Measure

Support for the new MYIRO-9 instrument

TECHNICAL FEATURES AND REQUIREMENTS

ColorAnt supports many data formats along with the most common measurement instruments

System Requirements

macOS®
  • macOS® 11 Big Sur
  • macOS® or macOS® Server Version 10.10 and higher
Windows®
  • Microsoft® Windows® 10
  • Microsoft® Windows® XP SP3 and higher
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Specifics

macOS®
  • CoPrA, ColorAnt, Measure Tool and ZePrA run in 64-bit mode
Windows®
  • CoPrA, ColorAnt, Measure Tool and ZePrA run in 64-bit mode

Recommended Hardware

  • Minimum Dual Core Processor (Quad Core or more recommended)
  • Minimum 2 GB RAM (4 GB or more recommended)
  • Minimum 1280 × 1024 resolution (or higher) recommended
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Supported File Types

  • CGATS-Text data (.txt)
  • CGATS XML data (.xml)
  • ICC Profile (.icc)
  • Color Exchange Format (.cxf)
  • Photoshop Palette (.aco)
  • Adobe Swatch Exchange (.ase)
  • GMG CSC data (.csc)

Export Data

Export data as Lab, XYZ, Density, ACV, XML and CxF/X-4

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Supported Instruments

  • Barbieri Spectro LFP
  • Barbieri Spectro LFP qb
  • Barbieri Spectropad
  • Konica Minolta FD-5
  • Konica Minolta FD-7
  • Konica Minolta FD-9
  • MYIRO-1
  • MYIRO-9
  • Techkon SpectroDens (Windows only)
  • Techkon SpectroJet (Windows only)
  • X-Rite eXact
  • X-Rite i1Pro 1
  • X-Rite i1Pro 2
  • X-Rite i1Pro 3
  • X-Rite i1iO
  • X-Rite i1iO 3

Functions Overview

ColorAnt’s AVAILABLE PACKAGES

ColorLogic software is flexible to adapt ever changing profiling needs. All packages are flexible and customizable. ColorAnt’s Multicolor features can be added with an upgrade to the L package.
ColorAnt M

STANDARD FEATURES


Measure test charts

Create and export custom charts for RGB, Gray and CMYK

Automatic optimization of data

Data correction

Smooth data

Reporting

Rescaling data and charts

Optical brightener correction

Tone value adjustments

White and black point correction

Edit Primaries for CMYK

Color Editor CMYK

Averaging

Link test charts

ICC transformation

Generate reports

View and compare

CIE conversion with ambient light measurement

ColorAnt L

Standard Features


Measure test charts

Create and export custom charts for RGB, Gray, CMYK and Multicolor

Automatic optimization of data

Data correction

Smooth data

Embed CxF X-4 Data

Rescaling

Optical brightener correction

Edit Primaries for CMYK and Mulitcolor

Color Editor

Tone value adjustments

White and black point correction

Averaging

Link Multicolor test charts

ICC transformation

Generate reports

View and compare

CIE conversion with ambient light measurement

Proof Evaluation

Keep Applications up-to-date

what is a software maintenance agreement?

Keep applications up-to-date

The SMA is a paid annual plan which provides an upgrade to the latest version of the application at no additional charge to the end user.

major upgrades INCLUDED

Anytime ColorLogic releases a major software version, all users with a current SMA are eligible to receive a new license free of charge.

WHY
PURCHASE?

ColorLogic highly encourages the add-on of the Software Maintenance Agreement (SMA) to the purchase of ColorAnt, CoPrA or ZePrA to keep all applications up to date.

PURCHASING
PROCESS

Contact a ColorLogic representative about purchasing an SMA and take advantage of receiving the latest features and tools with every release.

ColorLogic Dealers by Region

Europe


Netherlands

Four Pees


Austria

Impressed


Poland

colornorm


Spain

ID-Soft


United Kingdom

Bodoni Systems
MPXColour


Russia, Ukraine & Belarussia

AM Labs (in cooperation with Four Pees)

 

 

Asia


China, Hong Kong

Compose


Japan

UENO
Four Pees


Korea

ColorTalk


Malaysia

Four Pees


All other countries

Four Pees

We are an independent, technology driven company that creates strong and productive relationships between our partners, clients and team.

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Customer and Partner Login

ColorLogic GmbH
Landersumer Weg 40
D-48431 Rheine

Phone: +49 (0)5971 401016-0
E-Mail: info@colorlogic.de

HRB 4846, AG Rheine
USt.-IdNr. DE 813 427 221

Business Administration:
Barbara Braun-Metz
Thorsten Braun
Dr. Björn Seegers

Design and Maintenance:
CrossXColor.com