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Coloratti Profile – Frank Doorhof

by Dave Mobbs – June 1st, 2020

Let me start by introducing myself. My name is Frank Doorhof and I’m a photographer/content creator/educator. This is the story of my journey into professional photography. How it all began I grew up in a family where my grandparents were very… Read more

Francesco De Marco

Svalbard Islands – Arctic Photography With The ColorChecker Passport Photo 2

by Dave Mobbs – May 27th, 2020

  By Coloratti Francesco De Marco The purpose of my trip was to better document the Arctic landscapes of the Svalbard Islands. I thought I’d share with you my experiences of photographing in such a harsh environment and how I… Read more

Coloratti Profile – Erik Colombo

by Dave Mobbs – May 4th, 2020

Hello, my name is Erik Colombo and as an X-Rite Coloratti, I will give you an overview of my career, from my first interest in photography, to how I turned it into a professional career. First camera After completing my… Read more

X-Rite i1Photo Pro 3: our personal photo assistant – Guest blog post by Coloratti Francesco Gola

by Alexandra Ilie – March 2nd, 2020

It’s 3:30am and the printer just stopped making sounds. In the air the soft music of Ludovico Einaudi fills the room and my cup of coffee is almost empty. I love printing at night, it’s like everything is happening in… Read more

POTW November 2019

Coloratti Photos of the Week – November 2019 location shots

by Alexandra Ilie – November 29th, 2019

This month we wanted to feature photos that our Coloratti took in some spectacular locations.  Choosing the right location for a shoot is one of the most important concerns when it comes to creating beautiful, professional results, especially when it’s… Read more

Coloratti Photo of the Week – Autumn, October 2019

by Alexandra Ilie – October 31st, 2019

It’s the last Thursday of October and it already feels like the last Thursday of autumn, as the weather is already turning so brisk as to only qualify for “Winter” status. But it’s definitely gorgeous outside. As William Cullen Bryant… Read more

Coloratti Photo of the Week – September 2019

by Alexandra Ilie – September 30th, 2019

Portrait photography can be one of the most challenging forms of photography. Capturing a photo that appears natural and conveys the subject’s personality is a skill that takes patience and lots of practice. From choosing the right gear, finding the… Read more

August collage

Coloratti Photo of the Week – Summer- August 2019

by Alexandra Ilie – September 4th, 2019

We hope you all had a wonderful, sunshine-filled summer! In August we’ve been busy collating the most inspiring summer shots by our Coloratti Ambassadors. This month we featured photos from Piotr Piatek, Sandra Bartocha, Rafa Irusta, and Clay Cook. Let’s… Read more

My ColorChecker Classic XL Workflow – Ratko Asanovic

by Dave Mobbs – July 12th, 2019

Every camera captures color differently. There are many reasons why; it could be its sensor or perhaps how the camera handles white balance, or it might even be a cameras image processor. Every lens will react differently. Whatever the reason for… Read more

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of The Week – June

by Alexandra Ilie – June 27th, 2019

Every last Thursday of the month we look back at the images we shared on Facebook and Twitter and reveal the stories behind the  Coloratti Photos of the Week. It seems like the pictures have absolutely nothing in common but… Read more

Introducing the Latest Additions to our ColorChecker Family!

by Dave Mobbs – June 18th, 2019

Can you believe it’s been over 40 years since the original ColorChecker Classic was created? Since then the Classic has been instrumental in helping photographers and filmmakers ensure that their color is perfect from the moment they capture the image.… Read more

Stripping back the Colour: Getting back back to basics with Colour Management – Ross Grieve

by Dave Mobbs – May 17th, 2019

I am guilty; I used to calibrate (or try to) my monitor by holding a print next to the screen. Our eyes are very good, but they are not that good at perfecting colour. The first time you custom white… Read more