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File Basics: How to Color Calibrate A Camera

by Jeff Lazell – August 19th, 2014

Welcome to File Basics, a new feature to the X-Rite blog where I hope to demystify a lot of the settings and terms associated with building an effective post processing workflow. I worked on the production side of the photo… Read more

The Anatomy of a ColorChecker Passport

by Jeff Lazell – May 23rd, 2014

Whether you work in the photo industry, or pursue photography as a passion or hobby hopefully you have come across one of my favorite color management tools at least once. The X-Rrite ColorChecker Passport. Now, I am sure that many if… Read more

Color Management for Digital Photographers | White Balance and Camera Profiles

by Brenda K. Hipsher – February 24th, 2014

This is the third in our five part series called Color Management for Digital Photographers. Today we will deal with issues concerning the captured image in the camera.  First we need to talk about those of you who do not… Read more

Coloratti News | Jim DiVitale’s One Man Show

by Brenda K. Hipsher – October 25th, 2011

If you’re in Atlanta this Friday evening, October 28th stop into the Art Institute of Atlanta-Decatur for the opening of Coloratti Jim Divitale’s first solo fine art exhibit.  The exhibit entitled “Shape and Shadow” will be up at Art Institute… Read more

Coloratti News | Ian MacDonald-Smith Presents X-Rite ColorChecker Passport during Leica Event Photo Plus Expo

by Brenda K. Hipsher – October 12th, 2011

X-Rite Photo is pleased to announce our sponsorship of a wonderful event during Photo Plus Expo in NYC October 27 and 28, 2011. You are invited to join Leica Camera along with sponsors ILFORD, X-Rite, Profoto, foto care, and ASMP… Read more

Coloratti News | Mark Wallace on X-Rite ColorChecker Passport

by Brenda K. Hipsher – September 27th, 2011

Our good friend Coloratti Mark Wallace of snapfactory fame produces a wealth of educational material. His very latest upload to AdoramaTV is called Using the ColorChecker Passport: Ep 209. This episode is an in depth 20 minute tutorial on using… Read more

Shutterbug Features X-Rite i1Photo Pro Review

by Brenda K. Hipsher – September 21st, 2011

If you haven’t already then pick up a copy of September’s Shutterbug magazine. It’s an information packed issue titled “Image Processing Software Updates” and includes an in depth article on i1Photo Pro by Jon Canfield on page 100. Complete with… Read more

X-Rite Webinar Week | Register Now!

by Brenda K. Hipsher – August 14th, 2011

The third week in August is shaping up to be a big webinar week for X-Rite Photo. There are two great webinars for your education and enjoyment. Register today and plan to attend. Tuesday, August 16, 2011 8:00 AM PDT,… Read more

X-Rite August Webinars | Summer Fun

by Brenda K. Hipsher – August 3rd, 2011

X-Rite Photo presents three free Webinar topics this month are sure to help photographers gain new confidence and to learn quick, easy and powerful ways to enhance their color workflow. Color management is always a component in our offerings along… Read more

ColorChecker Passport Goes to School | Hallmark Institute of Photography

by Brenda K. Hipsher – March 21st, 2011

by Brenda K. Hipsher Nestled in the foothills of the Berkshire mountains in Western Massachusetts, Hallmark Institute of Photography is in the middle of another year of training and educating the photographers of the future.  Now over 30 years old… Read more

Guest Blog: X-­Rite ColorChecker Passport – First Impressions

by Brenda K. Hipsher – March 2nd, 2011

Guest blog by Jake Potts – As a photographer, a major focus of mine is consistency.  I want my clients to know what they can expect from me each time they select me for an assignment.  Color management is one… Read more

More Accurate Color with X-Rite ColorChecker Passport

by Brenda K. Hipsher – January 28th, 2011

Today we welcome a guest blogger, Leslie McDaniel. Her blog called Leslie McDaniel Photography caught our eye with this piece. Thanks to our Bill Gratton of MAC-on-Campus for forwarding her blog to us.  Leslie is a recent graduate of Montana… Read more