X-Rite Webinars in March | Free Education at Your Desktop

       

by Brenda K. Hipsher – February 28th, 2013

Four free X-Rite webinars this month are sure to help photographers and videographers gain new confidence and to learn quick, easy and powerful ways to enhance their color workflow. Webinar attendees will also have the opportunity to ask questions to the live trainers.

“X-Rite continues its dedication to teaching photographers and videographers how to effectively take control of their color management and digital imaging workflows with four helpful webinars this month,” said Mark Rezzonico, vice president, X-Rite Photo Marketing. “This month’s webinars not only focus on professional color management applications for video as well as still photography but we will also feature two very special new webinars – one co-sponsored by X-Rite and Sekonic and hosted by Professional Photographer Joe Brady and another with Fine Art Travel Photographer Andy Katz. These new webinars are sure to get a photographer’s creative juices flowing while providing them with practical ways to improve their photography.”

March Webinars from X-Rite

 

The Perfect Exposure and Perfect Color Toolkit

Sekonic X-Rite WebinarPresenter: Joe Brady

Thursday, March 7, 2013, 1:00 PM EST

Join Photographer Joe Brady as he demonstrates the tools needed to get perfect exposure and perfect color for every shot. Joe will take attendees through the process of creating an exposure profile and calibrating one of Sekonic¹s L-478 meters to their camera. He will also show how to get the very best color with the least amount of post process when using Adobe® Lightroom 4 and Photoshop CS6.

To register for this webinar at 1:00 PM EST, visit: http://www.sekonic.com/Classroom/Webinars/the-perfect-exposure-and-perfect-color-toolkit.aspx

 

Simply Amazing Color. Take control of your monitor, printer and camera!

X-Rite ColorMunki WebinarMonday, March 18, 2013, 12:00 PM EDT

The ColorMunki Family of color management solutions provides advanced control for a photographer’s digital workflow. This webinar will review the individual ColorMunki solutions including software demonstrations and discussions of how each solution is used.

From monitor and projector to printer and camera, the ColorMunki family provides choices and solutions for any photographer’s needs.  All options are small and portable for travel.
This live webinar gives users the opportunity to ask questions and understand each solution in detail so they can make the right decision on what ColorMunki family solution is for them. Attendees will enjoy special discounts.

To register for this webinar at 12:00 PM EDT, visit: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/775177474

 

Professional Monitor Calibration for Still & Video

X-Rite i1Display Pro and ColorCheckers in VideoMonday, March 25, 2013, 12:00 PM EDT

As more and more still photographers move into videography with DSLR cameras the need for color management solutions specific to those output environments has become obvious. X-Rite’s i1Profiler software now includes video presets for popular video formats including NTSC, PAL-SECAM, and Rec. 709. The introduction last year of the new i1Display Pro colorimeter combined with these presets in i1Profiler makes the X-Rite i1Display Pro the perfect solution for calibrating and profiling monitors for video editing and output.

When i1Display Pro is combined with X-Rite ColorChecker Targets the combination provides a capture to output solution for video editing that allows exceptional control over white balance in any scene.

This brief webinar will review how to access and utilize the video presets in i1Profiler software and will briefly look at use of ColorCheckers in the video footage as a visual reference. For those shooting, editing, and preparing video for output this webinar will provide the insight into X-Rite color management solutions that can streamline color control in video.

To register for this webinar at 12:00 PM EDT, visit: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/864901602

 

Fine Art Travel Photography with Coloratti Andy Katz

Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM EDT

Andy Katz X-Rite WebinarTravel photographer Andy Katz travels the world to capture amazing images. His photographs are in permanent collections of museums and private collectors the world over. The subject matter that captivates his vision is diverse from landscapes to portraits to still life in color and black and white. Andy uses light, contrast, and color to tell a story of his travels and evoke emotion in the viewer.

Andy’s work requires critical color management to capture and carry the subtleties of his work from the camera to the print. He uses Sony Alpha 99 and RX-1 to capture the entire nuance in every detail and the depth of every tonality. X-Rite ColorChecker Passport, i1Display Pro, and i1Publish Pro ensures accurate and repeatable reproduction of color and contrast every time.

This webinar will discuss traveling with photography equipment, finding the shot in faraway places, composition, using light, and more. Andy will talk about how he communicates with people, listens to their stories, and creates the relationships that allow him to capture beautiful and revealing portraits.

To register for this webinar at 11:00 AM EDT, visit: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/499454850

To register for this webinar at 1:00 PM EDT, visit: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/991161778

X-Rite Color Perfectionists Unite!Andy uses X-Rite ColorMunki Photo for profiling his monitor, projector, and printer. Learn how you can stop guessing and start knowing with X-Rite Color Management solutions from X-Rite at www.xritephoto.com.

Get the latest news, special offers, webinar notifications, and much more by reading the X-Rite Photo Blog and following @xritephoto on Twitter, “Like” X-Rite Photo on Facebook. Now check us out on Google +. Start saving time and money with color management solutions from X-Rite. Visit www.xritephoto.com for information on all color management solutions for video and still photography.

For more information on all X-Rite Photo webinars visit the Webinar page found under the Learning section on XritePhoto.com. All webinars are also archived for online viewing any time.

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2 Responses

  1. Hi, I cannot see for the life of me where to ask a simple question on this site so will ask in hope here.
    I have watched Joe Brady advise how to calibrate a meter to camera using the DTS and CCP but as I have the CCP without the additional Grey target how can I use the small Grey square on the front of the CCP is it large enough to give an accurate measurement for the calibration ?
    I do have another Grey target would this do the job for me in place of the target on the new CCP please?
    Thank You
    Russ