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June 2011 Webinar Calendar is NOW Online @ xritephoto.com


by Brenda K. Hipsher – June 1st, 2011

The webinar schedule for June 2011 is now up and ready for you to register at www.xritephoto.com! Get ahead of the game and register for these great educational opportunities. This month we welcome partners Nik Software and onOne Software who are co-sponsoring webinars this month along with xritephoto. Nature photographer and educator Juan Pons will join us for a Nik Software co-sponsored webinar on June 15 and Brian Matiash, HDR photographer and education manager for onOne Software, will join us on June 23rd. Joe Brady will be offering two of his great webinars on ColorChecker Passport and monitor calibration as well!

June Webinar Schedule

Thursday, June 9, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT and 1:00 PM EDT
RAW COLOR POWER with Adobe® Lightroom® and the ColorChecker Passport

Professional photographers and photo enthusiasts will learn how to bring their digital photography color to a new level. This webinar will instruct attendees on how to quickly and easily capture accurate color, instantly enhance portraits and landscapes, create their own color look with one click, maintain color control and consistency and achieve superior color results in a fraction of the time.

Topics that will be covered include:

  • Creating and Using Camera Profiles
  • Custom White Balance with the X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
  • One click accurate color edits
  • Matching color response of two or more cameras
  • Matching color response under different lighting conditions
  • Color editing in Adobe® Lightroom®
  • Color editing in Adobe® Photoshop®


Wednesday, June 15, 2011, 12:00 PM EDT and 3:00 PM EDT
Wildlife and Nature Photography, Too!

In this free webinar, wildlife and nature photographer, Juan Pons will share some of his best techniques and tips for making exciting nature and wildlife photographs. He will share the techniques he uses for attracting wildlife, finding interesting and exciting places to photograph close to home and how to make excellent wildlife and nature images in the process.

Juan will discuss the necessity of good color management workflow and the tools he uses – X-Rite ColorChecker Passport and ColorMunki Photo. In addition, he uses Silver Efex Pro 2 and other NIK Software solutions to enhance and expand his raw capture images.

Topics that will be covered include:

  • Getting extraordinary shots in ordinary places
  • Techniques for attracting wildlife
  • Finding interesting places near you
  • NIK Software solutions for enhanced images
  • Using ColorChecker Passport for camera profiles
  • Profiling a color monitor and projector with X-Rite ColorMunki Photo


Thursday, June 23, 2011, 3:00 PM EDT

Take Control of  Your Color and Unleash Your Creativity with Brian Matiash

This webinar is the first in a series co-hosted by X-Rite and onOne Software. For those curious about HDR photography and advanced amateur photographers shooting in RAW, Brian Matiash, of onOne Software, will show how to incorporate X-Rite color management solutions, including the ColorChecker Passport and ColorMunki Photo into a photographer’s workflow. He’ll show photographers how simple color management can be and the important role it plays in achieving great looking images. In addition, Brian will use the onOne Perfect Photo Suite to take his foundation image and stylize it so that it becomes truly memorable.

Topics that will be covered include:

  • Getting the exposures you need
  • Color management begins at capture
  • Monitor calibration for a color managed workflow
  • Using onOne Perfect Photo Suite to stylize images


Wednesday, June 29, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT and 1:00 PM EDT
Beyond Monitor Calibration – Get Prints That Match Your Display!

Perfect for wedding, portrait and landscape photographers as well as photo lab professionals and photo enthusiasts doing their own printing, this webinar, featuring the award-winning X-Rite ColorMunki Photo, will teach attendees how to put a color managed workflow in place from image capture through printer output including creating custom profiles and learning how to use them correctly to produce prints that match a display every time.

Topics that will be covered include:

  • Monitor to Print Matching (Calibration and Profiling)
  • Obtaining consistent color in camera
  • Benefits of creating and using custom printer profiles
  • Soft-proofing in Adobe® Photoshop®
  • Applying printer profiles in Photoshop®
  • Digital Projector Profiling


Webinar registration can be found on XritePhoto.com.  Visit the Webinar page found under the Learning section. Stay in touch with X-Rite. We’ve got  webinars, features,  Coloratti news, and MORE coming up in June so be sure to keep reading the blog here.  Follow us on Facebook and Twitter so you don’t miss a thing!


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