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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

April collage POTW

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of the Week – April

by Alexandra Ilie – April 25th, 2019

April is coming to an end, which means it’s time to find out more about the Coloratti images we featured on our Facebook and Twitter accounts this month. In April, we shared photos from our Coloratti:  Ross Grieve, George Jardine,… Read more

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of the Week – March

by Alexandra Ilie – March 28th, 2019

Last Thursday of the month means we get to tell you the stories behind our Coloratti Photos of the Week. This month, we featured images by Kevin Mullins, Ralph Man, and for once, an image submitted by one of our… Read more

POTW February 2019

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of the Week – February 2019

by Dave Mobbs – February 27th, 2019

Another month filled with amazing images from our Coloratti has quickly gone by. In February we featured the works of some of the world’s best photographers in their respective fields: Kevin Wilson, Duarte Sol, and Joshua Holko. Read on if… Read more

An A2 sized black and white print – Keith Cooper

by Dave Mobbs – February 19th, 2019

Over the years I’ve taken many landscape and architectural photos with the specific aim of making black and white prints from them. Sometimes I get to revisit an older image, such as when I was recently asked for a large… Read more

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of the Week – January 2019

by Dave Mobbs – January 31st, 2019

Yes, we know: it felt like January lasted for 45 days, but here we are at the end of it, closer and closer to spring! It’s the end of the month and we know you’ve all been eagerly waiting to… Read more

Free Printing Guide From Master Printer and Coloratti John Paul Caponigro

by Alan Winslow – December 28th, 2018

Learn the basics of printing from Coloratti, Master Printer and Artist John Paul Caponigro for free! The guide is an incredible opportunity for any printer.… Read more