Effortlessly Colorize with Calibration

With existing color tools like HSL saturations and Toning Curves, we understand that color editing is not as easy as it looks. Designed for photographers and first time editors alike, our new Calibration tool will allow you to effortlessly shift the colors in your photos to create unique color effects.

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Consisting of seven powerful adjustments, the Calibration tool puts you in creative control of all the colors in your photos. With a simple adjustment using Balance, you can seamlessly blend colors together to create a cohesive and captivating edit to elevate your aesthetic like never before. Unlike other color adjustments, the Balance in Calibration allows you to fine-tune the overall color intensity for a more uniform look across all colors.

However, colors are not the only thing that should be flawless in photos. Our skin should be too. The Calibration tool allows you to easily correct skin color issues such as redness, purplish tones, and uneven coloration. By tuning the respective color’s Hue and Saturation, you are in full control of the direction and amplitude of color changes so you can enhance your photos with a natural and flawless skin tone.

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With the Calibration tool, recreating trendy color aesthetics has never been easier. From nostalgic, retro colors to neon, Cyberpunk hues, you can easily recreate these colors with minimal adjustments that will transform your aesthetic. You can even combine your Calibration adjustments with other color adjustments to get that perfect color. If you don’t know where to start with Calibration, we’ve provided a rich collection of eight Calibration presets that will apply stunning colors to your images that you can fine tune to your liking. 

The Calibration Tool is currently available to all Polarr Studio Subscribers on iOS and Android. Experience color editing in a whole new way. Simply upload your photo to Polarr, open Adjust, find Calibration to effortlessly add colors to your photos.  

 

FAQ

Where can I find the Calibration tool?

Starting on June 28, 2023, the Calibration Tool can be found in the "Adjust" Tab of the Edit Screen in Polarr. The Calibration Tool is currently available to all Polarr Studio Subscribers on iOS and Android.

 

I do not have a subscription to Polarr, can I still use the Calibration tool?

If you do not have a subscription to Polarr, you are able to try the Calibration tool. However, you will not be able to export your photo with the Calibration edits. You will need to upgrade your subscription to Polarr Studio to export with the Calibration tool.

 

I do not have a subscription to Polarr, can I still use a filter that has the Calibration tool?

If you do not have a subscription to Polarr, you are able to use a filter with the Calibration tool as long as it is not a premium filter. If you already have 3 free filters saved, you may only be able to use a filter with the Calibration tool through Instant Export.

 

How do I use the Calibration tool?

There are a total of 7 powerful adjustments that can be made with Calibration. Balance is used to control the overall color tendency of all the color existing in your photo. You will notice there are individual Hue and Saturation adjustments for the primary colors: Red, Green, and Blue. Hue is used to control the direction and amplitude of the specific colors giving you the power to change the specific color's appearance. Saturation is used to control the intensity of the specific colors so you can control how much depth and richness you want to add to your images.

Each adjustment bar provides a visual representation of the resulting color after making adjustments so you can experiment and understand the color transformations clearly. We also offer 8 Calibration presets that will instantly apply stunning colors to your photos.

 

Can I create a Polarr Filter with the Calibration tool?

Yes. You can easily create a Polarr Filter with the Calibration Tool. You must have the newest version of Polarr (6.8.4) downloaded to use a filter that has Calibration adjustments. If you re using an older version of Polarr (Versions older than 6.8.4) and scan a filter that uses the Calibration tool, all adjustments except the Calibration adjustments will be applied.

 

Can I combine the Calibration adjustments with other adjustments?

Yes. You can combine the Calibration adjustments with any tool in the Polarr app such as Color, Temperature, HSL, and Curves. If you want breathtaking color effects, we recommend combining the Calibration adjustments with other adjustments. 

 

I am experiencing issues with the Calibration tool or have feedback for the Calibration tool. Who do I contact?

If you’re experiencing any issues with the Calibration tool or have feedback for our team in regards to the Calibration tool, please email us at creatorsupport@polarr.co and our team will get back to you within 48 hours.

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