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Understanding Color Management with AEM Dynamic Media

In this video we explore Dynamic Media Color Management, and how it can be used to provide color correction preview capabilities in for AEM Assets.

Enable Dynamic Media in AEM to use this feature.
This feature is available for AEM 6.1 and 6.2 versions as a Feature Pack.

XML template for the Color Management configuration node

The following is the XML template for the Color Management configuration node. This XML template can be copied into the AEM development project and configured with the project-appropriate configurations.
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>

<!--
    XML Node definition for: /etc/dam/imageserver/configuration/jcr:content/settings

 Adobe Docs

 * Image Server Configuration: https://docs.adobe.com/docs/en/aem/6-2/administer/content/dynamic-media/config-dynamic.html#Configuring%20Dynamic%20Media%20Image%20Settings

* Default Color Profile Configuration: https://docs.adobe.com/docs/en/aem/6-1/administer/content/dynamic-media/config-dynamic.html#Configuring%20the%20default%20color%20profiles

    iccprofileXXX values:
        Node name of color profile found at: /etc/dam/imageserver/profiles

    iccblackpointcompensation values:
        true | false

    iccdither values:
        true | false

    iccrenderintent values:
        0 for perceptual
        1 for relative colorimetric
        2 for saturation
        3 for absolute colorimetric

-->

<jcr:root xmlns:sling="http://sling.apache.org/jcr/sling/1.0" xmlns:cq="http://www.day.com/jcr/cq/1.0"
    xmlns:jcr="http://www.jcp.org/jcr/1.0" xmlns:nt="http://www.jcp.org/jcr/nt/1.0"
    jcr:primaryType="nt:unstructured"

        bkgcolor="FFFFFF"
        defaultpix="300,300"
        defaultthumbpix="100,100"
        expiration="{Long}36000000"
        jpegquality="80"
        maxpix="2000,2000"
        resmode="SHARP2"
        resolution="72"
        thumbnailtime="[1%,11%,21%,31%,41%,51%,61%,71%,81%,91%]"
        iccprofilergb=""
        iccprofilecmyk=""
        iccprofilegray=""
        iccprofilesrcrgb=""
        iccprofilesrccmyk=""
        iccprofilesrcgray=""
        iccblackpointcompensation="{Boolean}true"
        iccdither="{Boolean}false"
        iccrenderintent="{Long}0"
/>


List of default Adobe color profiles are listed below

Name
Colorspace
Description
AdobeRGB
RGB
Adobe RGB (1998)
AppleRGB
RGB
Apple RGB
CIERGB
RGB
CIE RGB
CoatedFogra27
CMYK
Coated FOGRA27 (ISO 12647-2:2004)
CoatedFogra39
CMYK
Coated FOGRA39 (ISO 12647-2:2004)
CoatedGraCol
CMYK
Coated GRACoL 2006 (ISO 12647-2:2004)
ColorMatchRGB
RGB
ColorMatch RGB
EuropeISOCoated
CMYK
Europe ISO Coated FOGRA27
EuroscaleCoated
CMYK
Euroscale Coated v2
EuroscaleUncoated
CMYK
Euroscale Uncoated v2
JapanColorCoated
CMYK
Japan Color 2001 Coated
JapanColorNewspaper
CMYK
Japan Color 2002 Newspaper
JapanColorUncoated
CMYK
Japan Color 2001 Uncoated
JapanColorWebCoated
CMYK
Japan Color 2003 Web Coated
JapanWebCoated
CMYK
Japan Web Coated (Ad)
NewsprintSNAP2007
CMYK
US Newsprint (SNAP 2007)
NTSC
RGB
NTSC (1953)
PAL
RGB
PAL/SECAM
ProPhoto
RGB
ProPhoto RGB
PS4Default
CMYK
Photoshop 4 Default CMYK
PS5Default
CMYK
Photoshop 5 Default CMYK
SheetfedCoated
CMYK
U.S. Sheetfed Coated v2
SheetfedUncoated
CMYK
U.S. Sheetfed Uncoated v2
SMPTE
RGB
SMPTE-C
sRGB
RGB sRGB
IEC61966-2.1
UncoatedFogra29
CMYK
Uncoated FOGRA29 (ISO 12647-2:2004)
WebCoated
CMYK
U.S. Web Coated (SWOP) v2
WebCoatedFogra28
CMYK
Web Coated FOGRA28 (ISO 12647-2:2004)
WebCoatedGrade3
CMYK
Web Coated SWOP 2006 Grade 3 Paper
WebCoatedGrade5
CMYK
Web Coated SWOP 2006 Grade 5 Paper
WebUncoated
CMYK
U.S. Web Uncoated v2
WideGamutRGB
RGB
Wide Gamut RGB