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Color Talk with Paul Ernest

by Brenda K. Hipsher – June 26th, 2014

Paul Ernest is an extraordinary photographer. He was selected as the Professional Photographers Association (PPA) International Photographic Competition Diamond Award winner the first year he entered in 2012.  He is a WPPI Grand Award Winner with over 17 WPPI awards.… Read more

The Art & Business of High-End Retouching with Pratik Naik

by Jeff Lazell – June 23rd, 2014

There are a lot of post production challenges facing photographer’s today. Of course, one of those is color management, but another challenge is retouching. Creating a beautiful high-end finished photo requires the right tools and techniques and time. It is that… Read more

Color Management and Color Perception

by Javan Bramhall – May 6th, 2014

This is a guest blog by UK Coloratti Mark Wood. Mark is an artist, photographer & training provider; solving technical and creative problems. His creative practice centres on photography and the graphic arts. He initiates personal projects for exhibition and… Read more

The Importance of Ambient Light Sensors

by Jeff Lazell – May 3rd, 2014

We here at the X-Rite blog spend a lot of time talking about color, not only is it a big part of what we do for the photo industry, but it is an almost bottomless topic. However, there is another… Read more

ColorMunki Display ColorChecker Passport ONE Day Sale USA

by Brenda K. Hipsher – May 2nd, 2014

X-Rite ColorMunki Display + ColorChecker Passport Bundle – One Day Savings   USA ONE DAY ONLY! May 2nd Save an additional $20 on ColorMunki Display + ColorChecker Passport Bundle *That’s $60 savings if purchased separately! Two essential tools that every… Read more

Coloratti Gregory Heisler Captures Boston Strong

by Jeff Lazell – April 17th, 2014

Coloratti Gregory Heisler was in Boston this week to photograph over 1000 people for the Boston Strong cover of Sports Illustrated commemorating the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings. Boston’s new mayor Martin Walsh along with family of friends of… Read more

Tony Corbell on Color

by Brenda K. Hipsher – April 4th, 2014

Tony Corbell is known for his  teaching style and his easy way of speaking. Nobody leaves his presence without feeling lighter, more optimistic, and mirroring his big smile. Tony has taught for many years at regional and national shows all… Read more

Color Talk with Parish Kohanim

by Brenda K. Hipsher – March 30th, 2014

One lovely day last year I was visiting Atlanta and had a chance to go by and visit our good friend Coloratti Parish Kohanim. I had spoken to him many times by phone and finally had a chance to meet… Read more

Colour Stylisation – Using Photoshop Adjustments to create individual image styles.

by Javan Bramhall – March 28th, 2014

This is a guest blog by UK Coloratti Mark Wood. Mark is an artist, photographer & training provider; solving technical and creative problems. His creative practice centres on photography and the graphic arts. He initiates personal projects for exhibition and… Read more

April Webinar Features Coloratti Chris Orwig

by Brenda K. Hipsher – March 25th, 2014

California-based photographer, author, educator and X-Rite Coloratti Chris Orwig has a reputation for bringing practical experience, technical expertise and passion to the teaching.  He will lead a April webinar entitled “Using Lightroom to Process and Improve Your Photos” on Friday,… Read more

X-Rite Color Management and Antonelli Institute Student Dara King

by Brenda K. Hipsher – March 5th, 2014

Dara N. King is a photographer and student at Antonelli Institute in Pennsylvania who uses X-Rite color management solutions to ensure that her photographs have the accurate color she demands. Dara is the founder of Pennsylvania based DNK Photography LLC.… Read more

Coloratti Tom P. Ashe | Color Management & Quality Output

by Brenda K. Hipsher – February 26th, 2014

Color Management & Quality Output: Working with Color from Camera to Display to Print is a new book by our good friend Coloratti Tom P. Ashe. This new text on color management in the digital photography workflow is a welcome… Read more