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Coloratti Profile – Frank Doorhof

by Dave Mobbs – December 5th, 2014

  Amsterdam-born Frank Doorhof is a noted international fashion and glamour photographer with a particular interest for artists and high fashion. While he remains an inspirational and highly successful photographer, Frank admits that teaching has always been in his blood… Read more

December Classes at the B&H Event Space

by Jeff Lazell – December 1st, 2014

The year is winding down, but there is still time to pack in some great photography education before the holiday season kicks into high gear. X-Rite will be offering two free classes at the B&H Event Space. Focusing on helping you… Read more

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

Best of 2010 – Using ColorChecker Passport for Camera Profiles

by Brenda K. Hipsher – December 28th, 2010

by Brenda K. Hipsher This post contains a link to what is still one of the most concise and useful videos on using ColorChecker Passport to create custom camera profiles for use in Adobe applications.  Take a first look if… Read more

HDR and ColorChecker Passport – Part 1.

by eduardoangel – September 1st, 2010

This post was originally published in December 2009. I’ve just met and am getting to know Brian Matiash and since HDR photography is growing by leaps and bounds I wanted to share it with you again now.  Visit www.brianmatiash.com for… Read more

Inkjet Printing: Color Management and Calibration at ICP

by Brenda K. Hipsher – June 3rd, 2010

Brenda K. Hipsher Look at this! Here’s a weekend workshop to teach you color management and workflow practices to help you implement a color managed workflow. Save time, money, and frustration and enjoy printing your work.  Our good friend Eduardo… Read more

Workflow for JPEG Photographers – Part I

by Brenda K. Hipsher – May 5th, 2010

by Joe Brady With all of the discussion lately about the benefits of shooting a RAW workflow and the benefits of using the ColorChecker Passport, where does that leave our friends who primarily shoot JPEGs? While it is true that… Read more

Custom Camera Profiles for Different Locations

by Brenda K. Hipsher – April 15th, 2010

by Joe Brady Since creating custom camera profiles has become so easy to do with the introduction of the ColorChecker Passport, I find myself creating new profiles frequently. Now I don’t want to end up with hundreds of profiles in… Read more

Effective Workflow for Digital Photographers using Lightroom

by Brenda K. Hipsher – April 13th, 2010

by Brenda K. Hipsher Andrew Rodney, the Digital Dog, is at it again! This time he’s at Vancouver Photo Workshops for a three day “hands-on” workshop called Effective Workflow for Digital Photographers using Lightroom.  This workshop is for digital and… Read more

ColorChecker Passport and Medium Format

by Brenda K. Hipsher – February 19th, 2010

by Brenda K. Hipsher The ColorChecker Passport is an ideal tool for photographers working in a variety of shooting conditions and workflows.  Passport is great for medium format  and DSLR shooting in both RAW and JEPG workflows. The Passport hardware… Read more

HDR and ColorChecker Passport – Part 2.

by eduardoangel – December 11th, 2009

by Brian Matiash My most recent evolution brought me to a very granular place within photography.  It had to do with achieving proper color and tone.  Ensuring that the foundation of what I would be building was correct and true. … Read more

Eddie Tapp and ColorMunki Photo.

by eduardoangel – November 25th, 2009

by Eduardo Angel Eddie Tapp demonstrates ColorMunki Photo on location and in the studio.