Archive for 'X-Rite' tag


Landscape Photography with Pedro Kin

by Dave Mobbs – October 31st, 2018

People often ask me what does it take to shoot great landscape images? The answer may vary from person to person, as there are so many variables and key components in landscape photography, but here are some of what I would… 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

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

Street Photography Essentials

by Dave Mobbs – January 10th, 2017

Street Photography Essentials by X-Rite Coloratti Kevin Mullins. By trade, I’m a professional documentary and wedding photographer. I shoot a lot of my wedding work in monochrome, perhaps because I’m drawn to the more emotive moments at weddings. I love… Read more

A Journey Through Color – Coloratti Ashley Karyl

by Dave Mobbs – December 7th, 2016

Sooner or later, every photographer wonders why the colors in an image are all wrong and the questions always end with the same answer. They need a properly color managed workflow. My photographic journey towards color management ironically started in… Read more

Getting Your Perfect Color in Photo and Video

by Dave Mobbs – November 25th, 2016

By X-Rite Coloratti Master Frank Doorhof Everyone can agree that color brings out emotion. Don’t get me wrong, I love black and white photography (and sometimes even in films) but color brings out so much more… when used correctly that… Read more

9 Steps to Accurate Printer Color

by Dave Mobbs – August 19th, 2015

  In order to produce the most accurate and high quality prints, you need to create individual printer profiles for each printer, ink and paper combination. Printer profiling is the process of optimizing your specific combination of ink, paper and… Read more

X-Rite Photo Europe – A Photoweek in Iceland Competition

by Dave Mobbs – April 24th, 2015

In September 2014, X-Rite Photo Europe launched one of their most incredible prize draws, at the Photokina exhibition in Germany. We offered one lucky photographer the unique opportunity to spend 8 days with X-Rite Coloratti Einar Erlendsson travelling across Iceland,… Read more

The Photography Show 2015, Birmingham UK

by Dave Mobbs – April 14th, 2015

Every March, photographers from across the UK gather in Birmingham for a 4 day exhibition which sees over 35,000 people visit the show. The Photography Show is one of Europe’s largest annual imaging exhibitions and a great opportunity for us… Read more

X-Rite Coloratti Image of the Week

by Sandra Kehoe – March 22nd, 2015

X-Rite Coloratti Image of the Week – July 22nd, 2015 Sadly, the temple where these two girls were playing in the rain no longer exists. The temple was destroyed in April’s earthquake, which reduced many temples and homes to rubble, leaving… Read more

PRODUCING A BODY OF WORK by X-Rite Coloratti Master Seth Resnick

by Sandra Kehoe – February 27th, 2015

160,000 Miles of Color – Seth Resnick Almost any photographer can produce 10 to 20 really good images but that in itself, may no longer be enough to gain them the recognition that will take their craft further. Developing a… Read more