Archive for the 'Color Talk' category


X-Rite’s Top 5 Trends for 2018

by Dave Mobbs – February 1st, 2018

Black and White According to Rachel Talibart, Black and White Photographer of the Year, timeless black and white photography will be one of the ruling trends in 2018. The best black and white photography emphasises the differences between elements in… Read more

The Impact of Summer Light on Photography by Adrian Weinbrecht

by Dave Mobbs – July 31st, 2017

Light changes everything and this is never truer than during the summer. In the summertime, the intensity and clarity of the light brings everything – for want of a better phrase – ‘to life’. What this means is that most… Read more

Getting Your Perfect Color in Photo and Video

by Dave Mobbs – November 25th, 2016

By X-Rite Coloratti Master Frank Doorhof Everyone can agree that color brings out emotion. Don’t get me wrong, I love black and white photography (and sometimes even in films) but color brings out so much more… when used correctly that… Read more

Some Great Tips From Our Coloratti in 2015

by Dave Mobbs – December 29th, 2015

This year, the X-Rite Coloratti have been blogging about photographing the subjects they’re most passionate about. It’s certainly given us some great insights into the way some of the world’s leading photographers think and work, but also some stunning images… Read more

Photography For a Living Part 1 – Coloratti Keith Cooper

by Dave Mobbs – November 13th, 2015

Keith Cooper is a professional commercial photographer and X-Rite Coloratti based in Leicester in the UK. Whilst he loves taking photos for a living, it’s about so much more. In this two part article he covers some of the key… Read more

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

ColorTALK with Jay Maisel – When color moves me, that’s when I shoot.

by Sandra Kehoe – October 3rd, 2015

Renowned Photographer, Educator, Author and X-Rite Coloratti, Jay Maisel shares his philosophy on color and the critical role it plays in his work. “Color does not function alone. One color doesn’t mean any thing. Color is about the interaction of… Read more

Simplifying Your Workflow With Colour Management Pro – Ashley Karyl

by Dave Mobbs – September 29th, 2015

Most people remain confused about colour management for all the wrong reasons, however the basic concept is not that complex. In essence, it’s a simple process that allows us to transfer images or video from one place to another without… Read more

Brooke Shaden ColorTALK: Color Workflow

by Sandra Kehoe – August 20th, 2015

Color Workflow Fine art photographer Brooke Shaden always wanted to teach people how to tell stories. In this ColorTALK, she shares insight into her progression from creating dark, desaturated works of art to using more bold colors. Brooke uses X-Rite… Read more

ColorTALK with Katrin Eismann – The Emotion of Color

by Sandra Kehoe – July 17th, 2015

We sat recently with the supremely talented Katrin Eismann, Chair, MPS Digital Photography at School of Visual Arts in NYC to get her thoughts and insights on what color means to her. Clearly, Katrin has strong emotional ties to color… Read more

ColorTALK with Dixie Dixon

by Sandra Kehoe – May 29th, 2015

Dixie Dixon is a Texas born and bred commercial fashion photographer and is one of those people who just lights up the room no matter where she goes. It’s impossible not to feel the positive affect she has on everyone… Read more

Color Talk with Clay Cook

by Sandra Kehoe – March 30th, 2015

I had the great pleasure to spend time with Clay Cook at the recent International Photography Show in Vegas (WPPI). I was instantly struck with how young he is for such an accomplished photographer, as we sat down together for a… Read more