Archive for 'photography' tag

X-Rite Quick Tip: The Rule Of Thirds

by Alan Winslow – March 13th, 2018

The Rule of Thirds is one of the most well-known and important photographic composition rules. Therefore every photographer should understand how to utilize this rule to make dynamic and balanced photographs. However, once we learn the rule, we need to… Read more

Exploring Affinity Photo Editing Software Cropping Features

by Alan Winslow – March 5th, 2018

Cropping can take an ordinary image and transform it into a portfolio piece. The Affinity Photo editing software offers excellent tools for both practical and artistic cropping. Let’s take a quick look! Working in the Photo Persona , the crop… Read more

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Capturing the Perfect Portrait with Coloratti Daniele Barraco

by Dave Mobbs – February 16th, 2018

As a celebrity and portrait photographer, it’s essential for me to be able to capture my subject’s personality in a single image. Equally important is to ensure they are satisfied with the final result. Here are some simple and easy… Read more

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

Exploring Affinity Photo Editing Software Persona Panels

by Alan Winslow – January 29th, 2018

One of the key features that sets the Affinity Photo editing software apart from other image editing software is the workspace layout. Instead of using a single workspace Affinity opts for breaking the tools up in different workspaces called Personas.… Read more

Five Essential Archiving Tips for Professional Photographers

by Alan Winslow – January 11th, 2018

Organizing images is time consuming so this article presents five essential archiving tips for professional photographers. We welcome our friend Loni Efron for this special guest blog. She holds quarterly meetings to educate about iArchive and the importance of a thoughtful,… Read more

icc Profiles

Why we need ICC Profiles and what they actually do.

by Sandra Kehoe – August 29th, 2017

Guest blog by Photographer, Educator and X-Rite Coloratti Martin Bailey Following the release of my video on soft-proofing, I received a few questions that helped me to realize that I need to spend a little time going over the reasons that… Read more

Communicating with Color and Light

by Sandra Kehoe – February 28th, 2017

A guest blog by Caroline Jensen  Caroline Jensen is an award-winning photographic artist and Educator living on the wild prairie of Southern Minnesota with her husband, four children and many pets. She is a natural light photographer specializing in emotive… Read more

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

Natural Light Photography – A guest blog with TJ Drysdale

by Dave Mobbs – October 29th, 2015

We’re always looking for talented people with stories to tell for our guest blogs, so it’s a pleasure to work with natural light photographer TJ Drysdale as he explains a bit more about what he does, and how he does it.… Read more

NYC SALT – A Photography Program Worth its Salt!

by Sandra Kehoe – February 26th, 2015

  X-Rite Photo recently had an opportunity to visit NYC SALT; a free digital photography and college readiness program for under-privileged high school and middle school students. X-Rite Coloratti Master Douglas Dubler was volunteering his time teaching a workshop to… Read more

Architectural Photography With Coloratti Master, Keith Cooper

by Dave Mobbs – January 14th, 2015

Architectural photography is certainly a niche photographic profession in comparison to commercial, travel or fashion so we recently asked X-Rite Coloratti Master, Keith Cooper to explain a little bit more about himself and his work to give you a glimpse… Read more