Archive for the 'Coloratti' category


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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

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Perfect Color in Lightroom with Tim Grey

by Sandra Kehoe – December 21st, 2015

Have you ever been frustrated by colors that are less than perfect when optimizing or sharing your photos in Lightroom? In this webinar, Tim Grey – Photographer, Author, Educator and X-Rite Coloratti, shares tips that will help you ensure you… Read more

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A Perfect Fall Photography Destination – Picos de Europa in Northern Spain

by Sandra Kehoe – November 20th, 2015

By X-Rite Coloratti George Jardine Over the years I’ve been blessed with the opportunity to teach Lightroom and digital photography workshops in some of the most visually interesting places around the world, and the adventure travel workshop genre just seems… Read more

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Photography For a Living Part 2 – Coloratti Keith Cooper

by Dave Mobbs – November 16th, 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

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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