WEBINAR: Holiday Stocking Stuffers, Wed Nov 28 3-4 EST

Please join David Saffir and myself for a fireside chat about those gifts we feel would most please photographers this holiday season. As the Stocking Stuffer title implies, we will try to focus on more affordable items, but this is photography, so you just KNOW that we’ll sneak in some of the more expensive spread…Continue reading “WEBINAR: Holiday Stocking Stuffers, Wed Nov 28 3-4 EST”

WEBINAR: Video & Color for Photographers, Tuesday Nov 20, 3PM – 4PM EST

On Tuesday, Nov 20, I will be presenting an introductory webinar on Videography and Color Management for Video, intended for photographers who are considering moving into motion shooting. David Saffir will co-host this webinar, sponsored by Datacolor, as part of the Datacolor webinar series which David and I have been hosting this year. You canContinue reading “WEBINAR: Video & Color for Photographers, Tuesday Nov 20, 3PM – 4PM EST”

WEBINAR: Color Management Using Spyder Technology, Wednesday Sept 19, at 1PM & 7PM EDT

On Wednesday September 19th, at 1PM and again at 7PM Eastern Time, David Saffir and I will present a webinar on Color Management using Spyder technology. This is a general webinar, introducing the concepts of color management as well as the most recent tools for color management to photographers, digital artists, and designers. You canContinue reading “WEBINAR: Color Management Using Spyder Technology, Wednesday Sept 19, at 1PM & 7PM EDT”

WEBINAR: Datacolor Color Management for Fine Art Reproduction, Wednesday Sept 12, at 3PM EDT

On Wednesday September 12th, at 3PM Eastern Time (Noon on the West Coast) David Saffir and I will present a webinar on Color Management for Fine Art Reproduction, including lots of details from our own personal experience with working in this area. Learn techniques for capturing, editing, and printing reproductions of artwork. This will beContinue reading “WEBINAR: Datacolor Color Management for Fine Art Reproduction, Wednesday Sept 12, at 3PM EDT”

LAST CALL: Datacolor Capture Calibration Webinar, Wednesday June 13, at 3PM EDT

On Wednesday June 13th, at 3PM Eastern Time (Noon on the West Coast) David Saffir and I will present a webinar on Capture Color Management, including lots of details on how to improve the results of your image capture You can register for this webinar here. There will be a Datacolor Spyder4Pro given away toContinue reading “LAST CALL: Datacolor Capture Calibration Webinar, Wednesday June 13, at 3PM EDT”

Datacolor Photoshop CS6 & Lightroom 4 Webinar, Wednesday May 16, at 3PM EDT

Wednesday’s Datacolor Webinar will cover color management, and particularly soft proofing, using Photoshop CS6, plus the new soft proofing functions of Lightroom 4. Don’t miss this opportunity to get familiar with these new functions and how to use them, with David Saffir and myself. You can register for this webinar here. There will be aContinue reading “Datacolor Photoshop CS6 & Lightroom 4 Webinar, Wednesday May 16, at 3PM EDT”

Datacolor Spyder4 Webinar, Wednesday May 16, at 3PM EDT

On Wednesday May 16th, at 3PM Eastern Time (Noon on the West Coast) David Saffir and I will be together in Princeton, to present a webinar on Color Management for Softproofing, including lots of details on how to save time and money, as well as avoid the frustration of trial and error prints. You canContinue reading “Datacolor Spyder4 Webinar, Wednesday May 16, at 3PM EDT”

How NOT to Do Color Critical Work

Subtitle: Whats Wrong with this Picture? The intent here is not to pick on Dell in particular; they offer a range of displays that are often quite good for their price points. But they are promulgating The Myth of the Corner Office in the image captured from one of their ads above. Take a goodContinue reading “How NOT to Do Color Critical Work”

Interesting Comparison: Monitor Accuracy with and without Calibration

The graphs below use the shortest form of the Color Accuracy test from Spyder4Elite’s Advanced Analysis Suite (other versions measure 24 or 48 patches, instead of 12). The top graph shows the accuracy of colors displayed using sRGB as the display profile, a fairly common default setting. The sRGB error values are as high asContinue reading “Interesting Comparison: Monitor Accuracy with and without Calibration”

Datacolor Spyder4 Webinar, Wednesday April 18, at 3PM EDT

On Wednesday April 18, at 3PM Eastern Time (Noon on the West Coast) David Saffir and I will be presenting a webinar on Advanced Studio Calibration, including multiple display calibration, ambient light issues, studio calibration standards, and side-by-side tuning, as well as special consideration of laptops for studio and field use. You can register forContinue reading “Datacolor Spyder4 Webinar, Wednesday April 18, at 3PM EDT”