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

Introducing X-Rite ColorChecker Passport Photo 2

by Brenda K. Hipsher – April 24th, 2019

X-Rite Announces ColorChecker Passport Photo 2 and ColorChecker Camera Calibration Software 2.0 for Camera ICC Profiles Now includes 18% gray target and updated software to create custom ICC Camera Profiles for Capture One Pro users; plus, added support for ColorChecker Digital… 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

Part 6 Wrap Up: i1Studio Workflow One Step Further

by Alan Winslow – February 12th, 2019

In part 6 of our i1Studio Workflow series, RC Conception wraps up by exploring key color management components in a little more depth. Topics discussed in this video include: Color Sync Utility Software sRGB, Adobe RGB, ProFoto Explained Further investigation… Read more