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

Introducing The NEW i1Photo Pro 3 Plus

by Dave Mobbs – August 15th, 2019

The new i1Photo Pro 3 Plus is a spectral color measurement solution specifically designed for professional photographers who print on challenging textured and glossy photo media looking for the most accurate color in their RGB print workflows. i1Photo Pro 3… Read more

Accurate Colors from an iPhone Camera with ColorChecker Passport

by Jared Platt – August 7th, 2019

Getting accurate colors using ColorChecker Passport is not limited to professional cameras. I can calibrate a point and shoot, a micro four-thirds camera or even get accurate colors from an iPhone camera.  If it makes a photo and it has color,… Read more

ColorChecker Passport – Get Consistent Color From Every Camera

by Jared Platt – August 1st, 2019

Did you know that every camera has a slightly a different color response?  Essentially, every image sensor has a different color cast to it.  It’s pretty obvious that comparing a Nikon and a Fuji image of the same red dress will yield completely different versions of red.  The same is true for a Canon 5D MIV and a Canon EOS R.  But what you may not realize is that even one Nikon D850 and another Nikon D850 can have slightly different color responses to the same scene.  There is just no getting around it… all cameras see color differently.… Read more

Collage July

Coloratti Photo of the Week – July 2019

by Alexandra Ilie – July 26th, 2019

Another month of fantastic pictures from our Coloratti is coming to an end. In July we welcomed a new photographer to our Coloratti family, Francesco De Marco. We also shared some amazing landscape photography from Francesco Gola and Kevin Wilson.… 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

Tim Grey © Senegal Souvenirs

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of the Week – May

by Alexandra Ilie – May 30th, 2019

We’ve all had that moment when we’re browsing through some photos online and the questions hit us. How did someone capture this photo? What gear did they use for this? What was their inspiration? How did they plan it? These… 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

© Glyn Dewis

Guest blog: Glyn Dewis reviews X-Rite’s i1Studio

by Dave Mobbs – April 25th, 2019

This review was originally posted on Glyn’s website here: https://bit.ly/2Xuybme   Shortly after doing a webinar with XP Distribution, I was asked if I would like to try out the X-Rite i1 Studio; a device that is used for calibrating monitors… Read more