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Exhibition Lighting Optimization

You can reduce lighting-induced blown-out highlights and washed-out shadows in photos.
You can print so that the dynamic range is visually expanded under bright exhibition lighting.

In Color Management on the General Settings tab, select the HDR Print checkbox and click Settings.... In the displayed HDR Print dialog box, select the Optimize for exhibition lighting checkbox, and then print.

figure: HDR Print dialog box


  • Available when started from Digital Photo Professional V.4.9.20 or later and an HDR PQ compatible RAW image is selected.
  • This function is unavailable if you are using a 32-bit operating system.


  • To preview the image with each lighting brightness option enabled, double-click an image in Images or click Check lighting brightness.
  • For the HDR Print dialog box, see HDR Print Dialog Box.