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

Part 4/5 Printer Profiles: i1Studio Workflow with RC Conception

by Alan Winslow – February 5th, 2019

For part 4 and 5 of our i1Studio Workflow series, RC Conception tackles developing and implementing ICC printer profiles for color and black & white printing. Printing can be intimidating, but RC breaks down the process to get beautiful images… 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

Part 3 ColorTrue: i1Studio Workflow with RC Conception

by Alan Winslow – January 29th, 2019

Bringing your mobile device to client meetings? Are you carrying your portfolio on your phone? Are you a color perfectionist? In our on-the-go, photography-filled world, mobile devices have become one of the most important ways of displaying and sharing our… Read more

Part 2 ColorChecker: i1Studio Workflow with RC Conception

by Alan Winslow – January 22nd, 2019

Have you ever wondered how to use your X-Rite ColorChecker Classic Mini or X-Rite ColorChecker Passport? Well in part two of our i1Studio workflow series RC Conception will show you exactly how.… Read more

Part 1: X-Rite i1Studio Workflow with RC Conception

by Alan Winslow – January 15th, 2019

Artist and educator RC Conception introduces a six-part i1Studio workflow series produced for X-Rite. We are excited to share this series with you. RC will break down every component of the i1Studio and its powerful workflow. RC is incredibly talented… Read more

The Importance of Personal Projects

by Alan Winslow – January 10th, 2019

A piece of advice that I have gotten over the years from editors, mentors, curators, and other photographers is the importance of personal projects. I would describe a personal project as a body of work that you were not commissioned… Read more

Camera ICC Profiles for Capture One Users!

by Brenda K. Hipsher – January 8th, 2019

Photographers can now create and save custom ICC camera profiles for virtually any lighting situation utilizing either an X-Rite ColorChecker Passport Photo or ColorChecker Classic target together with the X-Rite Camera Calibration software v1.2.… Read more

Guest Post: Thibault Roland – Why Color is Important in B&W Photography

by Alan Winslow – January 2nd, 2019

Today’s guest blog comes from the talented Thibault Roland.  Thibault is a black and white fine art photographer from Portland, Oregon. He will be discussing why it is necessary to color calibrate your monitor and printer even if your goal… 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