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

Seeing Red? Our Eyes are Adaptable

by Liz Quinlisk – April 8th, 2020

Eyes are adaptable. The human eye is quite complex and has a high degree of color adaptation. It automatically changes its sensitivity to a wide range of viewing conditions. Familiar colors or objects remain largely unchanged with variations in lighting or viewing conditions.… 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

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

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