Archive for 'Coloratti' tag


The Importance of Personal Projects

by Alan Winslow – January 10th, 2019

A piece of advice that I have gotten over the years from editors, mentors, curators, and other photographers is the importance of personal projects. I would describe a personal project as a body of work that you were not commissioned… Read more

Guest Post: Thibault Roland – Why Color is Important in B&W Photography

by Alan Winslow – January 2nd, 2019

Today’s guest blog comes from the talented Thibault Roland.  Thibault is a black and white fine art photographer from Portland, Oregon. He will be discussing why it is necessary to color calibrate your monitor and printer even if your goal… Read more

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of the Week – December 2018

by Dave Mobbs – December 27th, 2018

As 2018 is coming to an end, we’d like to say a massive thank you to all of our Coloratti whose works we featured on our social media pages and our blog all throughout the year. In December, it was… Read more

Coloratti POTW wrap-up - November

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of the Week – November 2018

by Dave Mobbs – November 29th, 2018

Another month of amazing Coloratti pictures is coming to an end. Read on to find out the stories behind our Photos of The Week this November.  Ratko Asanović – Shiny candy   Coloratti Ratko is a multimedia designer, colour management… Read more

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FASCINATOR – A fashion project created by the Maria Ward School, Bamberg

by Dave Mobbs – November 17th, 2018

Earlier this month we shared a picture from Coloratti Jürgen Strahm from his project “Fascinator”. Today we are sharing the wonderful story behind our Photo of the Week. Read below to find it out! Everybody’s wearing hats!   To celebrate… Read more

Guest Post: Dennis Dunbar – Making Smart Color Grading Moves

by Alan Winslow – November 1st, 2018

  Today we are fortunate to have digital artist and X-Rite Coloratti Dennis Dunbar share with us an amazing way to color grading your photographs. As we have discussed in the past color can have a dramatic effect on how… Read more

Coloratti POTW October

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of the Week – October 2018

by Dave Mobbs – October 25th, 2018

Every month we share the work of our talented Coloratti as our POTW on our Facebook and Twitter feeds. This October, it was the turn of Martyn Goddard, Francesco Gola and Ross Grieve to be featured, with images ranging from landscapes,… Read more

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

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

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The Biggest Lesson I’ve Learned in Photography with Coloratti Ashley Karyl

by Dave Mobbs – August 20th, 2018

The number one thing I have learned in my photography career is really simple: always practice good photo technique. If you avoid errors when shooting, you won’t have to fix them later. Get the basics right   This comes down… Read more