Archive for the 'Coloratti' category


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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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Two Keys to Accurate Prints with Tim Grey

by Sandra Kehoe – July 7th, 2016

There’s no question that color management is a somewhat complicated topic. But as photographers, we don’t need to fully understand all of the complexity of color management in order to produce prints with consistent and predictable color. In fact, there… Read more

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X-Rite Photography Webinars – JULY 2016

by Sandra Kehoe – June 30th, 2016

Learn how to improve your photography with our free educational photography webinars during the month of July hosted by members of the X-Rite Coloratti community of professional Photographers, Educators & Authors. July 12th, 2016 X-Rite Photo & Video presents: Evaluating Your Photos with… Read more

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Q&A with Tim Grey – X-Rite Coloratti

by Sandra Kehoe – June 12th, 2016

Tim Grey – Photographer, Author, Educator and X-Rite Coloratti answers your questions on Photography, Photo Editing in Lightroom + Photoshop, Color Management and more.     How can I remove color cast from a portion of a picture? The basic… Read more

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Panoramic Photography Techniques With Coloratti Hugo Rodriguez – Updated with 360 panorama links

by Dave Mobbs – April 19th, 2016

In this blog, Coloratti Hugo Rodriguez explores one of his passions, panoramic photography, and the techniques, effects and equipment needed to master this type of photography. Panorama photography is really fascinating. It’s the only photographic technique which lets you capture wide… Read more

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5 Tips on Retouching Photographs for Better Composition

by Dave Mobbs – March 29th, 2016

X-Rite Coloratti Federico Chiesa is an Italian photographer and retoucher, who mainly shoots for advertising, but also focuses on street and fashion photography. Federico shares his top tips on retouching photographs, specifically how he brings together backgrounds with studio shot… Read more

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The Art of Creating Living Photography

by Sandra Kehoe – February 17th, 2016

By X-Rite Coloratti Michael Grecco. As someone who both appreciates and creates still photography and motion footage, I’ve spent a great deal of time thinking of the best ways they might come together. After all, we live in a world… Read more

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Grand Prize Contest Winner Announced!

by Dave Mobbs – January 21st, 2016

We’re delighted to reveal the Grand Prize winner of our global ‘Capture The Color’ contest who will receive a Wacom Cintiq® 27QHD Touch worth over $2,500. Launched in June 2015, Capture the Color was a monthly photo competition on Facebook in which the… Read more

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How To Avoid Over Sharpening Your Images

by Sandra Kehoe – January 15th, 2016

How to avoid over sharpening your images – what to look for and what to do about it. By X-Rite Coloratti Master John Paul Caponigro     Identifying and developing a sensitivity for the artifacts digital sharpening produces will help… Read more

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Capture The Color contest winners plus info on the Grand Prize!

by Dave Mobbs – January 5th, 2016

In June 2015, we launched Capture the Color – a monthly photo competition on Facebook where we invited the public to enter their best images reflecting each month’s color theme for the chance to win some great prizes. We were delighted with… Read more

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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

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Introduction to the Art of Photo Stitching

by Sandra Kehoe – December 21st, 2015

Guest Blog By X-Rite Coloratti Jason DiMichele Introduction to the Art of Photo Stitching For those not familiar with the term photo stitching, it refers to taking a number of slightly overlapped photos and using software to combine them into… Read more