Archive for the 'Cameras' category


Controlling Color and Light When Fusing Still and Moving Images – Sanjay Jogia

by Dave Mobbs – October 4th, 2016

Sanjay Jogia and his wife Roshni Jogia run a successful WPPI & SWPP award winning luxury destination wedding photography business based in London, and has been recently featured as one of the 6 Best Wedding Photographers in the World by… Read more

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From Photographer to Filmmaker with Mark Wood

by Dave Mobbs – August 25th, 2016

In this latest blog, we asked Professional Photographer, Educator, and X-Rite Coloratti, Mark Wood to describe his recent journey from photographer to filmmaker. Over 30% of photographers are also making this transition into video and we thought we’d share Mark’s experiences for… Read more

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ColorChecker Software Update 1.1.0

by Dave Mobbs – March 1st, 2016

We’re pleased to announce the recent update of the ColorChecker Camera Calibration Software to version 1.1.0 This new update includes support for images with a file size of 40MB or higher. Users will be prompted to update to the newest version when launching… Read more

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Color Management For Nude Photography – Coloratti Ralph Man

by Dave Mobbs – November 10th, 2015

  Getting the perfect nude photograph X-Rite Coloratti Ralph Man is an award winning photographer who specializes in capturing stunning nudes. Here, he shares his thoughts on what’s important to achieve that stunning nude photograph. When it comes to nude… Read more

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Guest Blog – Wildlife Photography with Coloratti Gabor Bakos

by Dave Mobbs – October 9th, 2015

X-Rite Coloratti Gabor Bakos is a renowned and multi-award winning wildlife photographer based in Hungary. Here, he gives his advice on photography and capturing animals in the wild. Understand the species you want to photograph How an animal behaves is… Read more


We Reveal The New PANTONE® Color for October’s ‘Capture The Color’ Contest!

by Dave Mobbs – October 1st, 2015

  We want to see your photographs from around the world that best represent the featured monthly PANTONE® Color. Prizes awarded every month to the top five images, as well as a GRAND PRIZE WINNER at the end of the… Read more


10 Top Tips for Motorsport Photography – Guillem Calatrava

by Dave Mobbs – September 23rd, 2015

Guillem Calatrava is an X-Rite Coloratti and photographer. One of his key specialisms is motorsport photography and he includes car giant Audi as one of his clients. As one of Spain’s leading motorsport photographers, we wanted to ask Guillem for… Read more


X-Rite Coloratti Joan Boira, creates Aragorn from Lord of the Rings

by Dave Mobbs – June 9th, 2015

  In this guest blog, Coloratti Master Joan Boira talks us through a recent shoot, which illustrates the importance of preparation and attention to detail involved in creating a successful photo shoot. Before the Shoot When you’re creating a shoot… Read more


Coloratti Profile – Frank Doorhof

by Dave Mobbs – December 5th, 2014

  Amsterdam-born Frank Doorhof is a noted international fashion and glamour photographer with a particular interest for artists and high fashion. While he remains an inspirational and highly successful photographer, Frank admits that teaching has always been in his blood… Read more


December Classes at the B&H Event Space

by Jeff Lazell – December 1st, 2014

The year is winding down, but there is still time to pack in some great photography education before the holiday season kicks into high gear. X-Rite will be offering two free classes at the B&H Event Space. Focusing on helping you… Read more

File Basics: How to Color Calibrate A Camera

by Jeff Lazell – August 19th, 2014

Welcome to File Basics, a new feature to the X-Rite blog where I hope to demystify a lot of the settings and terms associated with building an effective post processing workflow. I worked on the production side of the photo… Read more

Best of 2010 – Using ColorChecker Passport for Camera Profiles

by Brenda K. Hipsher – December 28th, 2010

by Brenda K. Hipsher This post contains a link to what is still one of the most concise and useful videos on using ColorChecker Passport to create custom camera profiles for use in Adobe applications.  Take a first look if… Read more