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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

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

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

Corinna

FASCINATOR – A fashion project created by the Maria Ward School, Bamberg

by Dave Mobbs – November 17th, 2018

Earlier this month we shared a picture from Coloratti Jürgen Strahm from his project “Fascinator”. Today we are sharing the wonderful story behind our Photo of the Week. Read below to find it out! Everybody’s wearing hats!   To celebrate… Read more

Coloratti POTW October

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of the Week – October 2018

by Dave Mobbs – October 25th, 2018

Every month we share the work of our talented Coloratti as our POTW on our Facebook and Twitter feeds. This October, it was the turn of Martyn Goddard, Francesco Gola and Ross Grieve to be featured, with images ranging from landscapes,… Read more

Color and Color Management Myths Debunked

by Alan Winslow – August 23rd, 2018

Let’s take some time and have some fun debunking some of the myths we hear about color and color management practices. If you have any other fun color theories you would like us to test leave a comment below! Enjoy!… Read more

© Ashley Karyl

The Biggest Lesson I’ve Learned in Photography with Coloratti Ashley Karyl

by Dave Mobbs – August 20th, 2018

The number one thing I have learned in my photography career is really simple: always practice good photo technique. If you avoid errors when shooting, you won’t have to fix them later. Get the basics right   This comes down… Read more

The Story behind a landscape

The Story Behind A Landscape Photograph (Part Two)

by Dave Mobbs – July 13th, 2018

In Part Two of our Landscape blog series, we caught up with three more Coloratti Ambassadors: Tom Mackie, Antonio Gaudencio, and Hugo Rodriguez. We found out what they love about their work, and what words of advice they would pass… Read more

Black & White vs. Color Photography

by Dave Mobbs – May 8th, 2018

What is the difference between black and white photography and color photography – aside from the obvious?   According to our two guest Coloratti Ambassadors, there are two key elements for both colour and black and white photography: light for… Read more

Better Color Better Perception – John Paul Caponigro

by Sandra Kehoe – July 18th, 2017

Great Tools for Great Color – Guest blog by John Paul Caponigro Good tools get the job done well; great tools change the way I see. I’ve found it extremely valuable to consider how each tool I use in my… Read more

X-Rite i1Photo Pro 2

Color Management: The cornerstone of a digital workflow

by Sandra Kehoe – June 19th, 2017

By X-Rite Coloratti Michael Clark Color management is the cornerstone of any digital workflow involving photography or video. In fact, color management, including how your set up your workspace, what monitor you use and how you calibrate and profile that… Read more