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

Catalina 64 Bit Don’t Worry! Be Happy!

by Brenda K. Hipsher – October 8th, 2019

If you’re itching to upgrade to Catalina 64 bit and concerned about your X-Rite software we’ve been preparing for this for some time. We’ve got the updates to software ready for you. Just last month a new version of i1Studio… 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

i1Display Calibration

X-Rite Announces New i1Display Calibration Solutions

by Brenda K. Hipsher – September 23rd, 2019

X-Rite i1Display Studio replaces the popular ColorMunki Display using a new version of i1Studio software. X-Rite i1Display Pro Plus is designed with filmmakers and video editors and colorists in mind with 2000 nit luminance measurement capability and BT.1886 tone response curve for better blacks and shadow color on HD and HDR displays.… Read more

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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

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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