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X-Rite Color Management Ensures Accurate Color for “Cantinflas”

by Clizia Capecchi – December 2nd, 2013

Mario Fortino Alfonso Moreno Reyes, although he called himself Mario Moreno, (August 12, 1911 – April 20, 1993), was a Mexican comic film actor, producer, and screenwriter known professionally as Cantinflas. He often portrayed impoverished campesinos or a peasant of… Read more

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Photo 1 by Katie Stern | Color Management in Photography Education

by Brenda K. Hipsher – November 8th, 2012

Color management has been a central theme in photo education since the advent of digital photography workflows.  Getting color under control is vital to producing a quality product. The ability to accurately predict how the final file will appear is… Read more

Coloratti News | Jim DiVitale and Marietta: The Gem City of Georgia

by Brenda K. Hipsher – June 8th, 2011

Coloratti Jim DiVitali has just finished his first book signing on the new book Marietta: The Gem City of Georgia.  The June 6 post for Jim’s blog Digital Image Tuneup with Jim DiVitale features shots from the event and some… Read more

Coloratti News | Seth Resnick and D65

by Brenda K. Hipsher – February 13th, 2011

Coloratti Seth Resnick is a busy guy but a couple of weeks ago he took some time out to talk to X-Rite Photo about his travel, his philosophy of creativity, and his plans for workshops this year. We talked about… Read more

Coloratti News: Stephen Johnson Shares Exquisite Earth

by Brenda K. Hipsher – December 9th, 2010

by Brenda K. Hipsher Coloratti Stephen Johnson‘s  beautiful photographs of our Exquisite Earth are evidence of how seriously he takes his work.  This is  a brand new show of work made in the past 5 years. These gallery prints will… Read more

Blurb Photo Books Now 2010 Winners Announced

by Brenda K. Hipsher – September 23rd, 2010

by Brenda K. Hipsher Our friends at Blurb have announced the winners of the 2010 Photo Book Now Contest.  The Grand Prize winner is Judith Steneken, a photographer from Berlin.  The recipeint of the $25,000 Grand Prize said, “I was… Read more

X-Rite and Blurb Team Up for The PDF to Blurb Book Color Workflow Webinar

by Brenda K. Hipsher – August 23rd, 2010

by Brenda K. Hipsher You’ll have two opportunities to get in on this very cool webinar called The PDF to Blurb Book Color Workflow Webinar. One of the coolest new ways to publish a super professional persentation in book form… Read more

Blurb Photography Book Now! Contest Closing Soon

by Brenda K. Hipsher – July 4th, 2010

by Brenda K. Hipsher There are just a few days left to submit your book to Photography Book Now! To have your work reviewed by an internationally renowned panel of judges and a shot at $25,000 and lots of other… Read more

Emerge Contest Winners Announced

by Brenda K. Hipsher – June 23rd, 2010

Brenda K. Hipsher The Emerge contest winners have been announced! And I’ve been enjoying the winners’ images this evening.  There are some amazing photographs in this group.  First, second, and third place winners plus honorable mentions were chosen in 5… Read more

Blurb Webinar Sponsored by XRITEPHOTO.COM

by Brenda K. Hipsher – May 23rd, 2010

by Brenda K. Hipsher On demand printing with Blurb is changing the way we understand photo books. On Wednesday May 26th you have two opportunities to attend a webinar on how to produce a beautiful photo book with Blurb. This… Read more

John Paul Caponigro at Blurb "How to Make a Gorgeous Photo Book" in Toronto

by Brenda K. Hipsher – May 20th, 2010

by Brenda K. Hipsher What a great event we’re just wrapping up in Toronto featuring John Paul Caponigro speaking for Blurb.  Suzanne is going through the specifications of what is available using Booksmart, the easy to use software that is… Read more

Coloratti News – Color Management Books

by Brenda K. Hipsher – May 10th, 2010

by Brenda K. Hipsher Just finding a site this morning called Best Photography Books that features categories of photography books. And under the darkroom section there’s a collection of books on color management. Names like Andrew Rodney, Eddie Tapp, ,… Read more