Conversation with Coloratti Matthew Jordan Smith

by Alan Winslow – October 12th, 2018

A while back we had the opportunity to sit down with Matthew Jordan Smith in the studio after he wrapped up a shoot. It’s always a pleasure to chat with and learn from working professionals especially ones as friendly and… Read more

Conversation with Filmmaker and Colorist Ollie Kenchington

by Alan Winslow – October 9th, 2018

Today we sit down with Ollie Kenchington owner and lead colorist at Korro Films. Ollie is not only a colorist but an experienced and sought-after filmmaker, educator and editor. X-Rite was fortunate enough to have him produce our ColorChecker XL… Read more

Photo of the week - Sept 2018

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of the Week – September 2018

by Dave Mobbs – September 25th, 2018

This month we shared the work of our talented Coloratti on our Facebook and Twitter feeds. This September, the images featured were as diverse as the first month of autumn, ranging from spectacular landscapes, fun and colourful projects, to glamorous… Read more

Being productive on the road – with the right colours. By Coloratti Martin Dörsch

by Dave Mobbs – September 24th, 2018

Over the summer, we caught up with Coloratti Martin Dörsch who went on a month-long adventure through France and Germany to see if he could successfully combine travelling with work and achieve consistent colour on the road, with only a… Read more

The ColorChecker Video Workflow with Premiere Pro

by Alan Winslow – September 21st, 2018

We love seeing tutorials that quickly show X-Rite products in conjunction with powerful editing software. In this video tutorial independent filmmaker and X-Rite Coloratti Ollie Kenchington will help you understand how to use the ColorChecker Video charts to improve the… Read more

Photoville Photography Festival in NYC

by Alan Winslow – September 20th, 2018

If you are living in or visiting NYC between September 13-23, 2018 and love photography, you should take the time to check out Photoville Photography Festival in Brooklyn Bridge Park. What is Photoville? “For its seventh edition, Photoville will present… Read more

ColorChecker Video Workflow – Premiere, FCPX and Resolve

by Alan Winslow – September 18th, 2018

––Are you still deciding on which software you want to tackle in your video workflow? Then we have the tutorial for you! Watch independent filmmaker and X-Rite Coloratti, Ollie Kenchington walk through the process of capture to edit using the… Read more

X-Rite Announces the New ColorChecker Video XL

by Brenda K. Hipsher – September 10th, 2018

X-Rite ColorChecker Video XL is an extra-large reference target to speed up color correction and save hours in post-production for filmmakers, DITs, editors and colorists. Grand Rapids, Michigan, September 10, 2018 – X-Rite Incorporated, the world leader in color management… Read more

Quick Tip: Saturation vs. Vibrance

by Alan Winslow – September 4th, 2018

Today we are going to take a quick look at the Saturation and Vibrance sliders in Adobe Lightroom. We’re going to discuss where the sliders live, what they do, and the difference between them. Both tools increase the color intensity… Read more

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of the Week – August 2018

by Dave Mobbs – August 30th, 2018

This month we shared the fantastic work of our gifted Coloratti Ambassadors on Facebook and Twitter. In August, it was the turn of landscape photographer Antonio Gaudencio, talented Frank Doorhof, commercial photographer Joan Boira and wedding photographer Sanjay Jogia. Antonio… Read more

Challenge Yourself with Black and White in Colorful Locations!

by Alan Winslow – August 28th, 2018

Whenever we head out to photograph a new location, we are looking to expand our practice, push ourselves, and capture exciting moments. Earlier this month we hit the road and went to Newport Beach, California to explore. Before we set… Read more

Savings on your Favorite i1 and ColorChecker Solutions

by Alan Winslow – August 25th, 2018

Announcing NEW Instant Summer Savings on your favorite i1 and ColorChecker Solutions! These fantastic deals are live for a short time only starting August 1st and ending September 30th so act fast! These savings are limited time and for US… Read more