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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

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

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

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 Mastering Color Course with Coloratti Ollie Kenchington

by Alan Winslow – November 9th, 2018

X-Rite is proud to announce that we have teamed up with MZed to offer a free color management education course. With a qualifying purchase, you can unlock the complete 6+ hours of Mastering Color course (a $199 value). Join Coloratti… Read more

Guest Post: Dennis Dunbar – Making Smart Color Grading Moves

by Alan Winslow – November 1st, 2018

  Today we are fortunate to have digital artist and X-Rite Coloratti Dennis Dunbar share with us an amazing way to color grading your photographs. As we have discussed in the past color can have a dramatic effect on how… Read more

Quick Tip: Increase Print Output with the New i1Studio Black and White Looks

by Alan Winslow – June 13th, 2018

Are prints a crucial part of your photography business? Do you need to produce prints quickly for client proofs to drive sales? A new feature in the I1Studio will help you achieve quick results in five different toning styles. In… Read more

Exploring Affinity Photo Editing Software Cropping Features

by Alan Winslow – March 5th, 2018

Cropping can take an ordinary image and transform it into a portfolio piece. The Affinity Photo editing software offers excellent tools for both practical and artistic cropping. Let’s take a quick look! Working in the Photo Persona , the crop… Read more