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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

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

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

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

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of the Week – December 2018

by Dave Mobbs – December 27th, 2018

As 2018 is coming to an end, we’d like to say a massive thank you to all of our Coloratti whose works we featured on our social media pages and our blog all throughout the year. In December, it was… Read more

Coloratti POTW wrap-up - November

X-Rite Coloratti Photo of the Week – November 2018

by Dave Mobbs – November 29th, 2018

Another month of amazing Coloratti pictures is coming to an end. Read on to find out the stories behind our Photos of The Week this November.  Ratko Asanović – Shiny candy   Coloratti Ratko is a multimedia designer, colour management… Read more