And Now for a Little Holiday Cheer (and some Holiday Prizes)…

  Datacolor is sponsoring a Holiday Contest, which rather resembles an Advent Calendar. Each day you can click on that day’s door, and inside you can sign up for the daily contest. Each day’s winner will be chosen, and the process will continue until the 25th. There are one or two big prizes in here,Continue reading “And Now for a Little Holiday Cheer (and some Holiday Prizes)…”

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”

Datacolor Spyder4 Nominated for MacUser Creative Hardware of the Year Award

Datacolor’s Spyder4 has been nominated for a MacUser Award in the “Creative Hardware of the Year” Category. Take a look at the full list of nominees in all categories at: http://awards.macuser.co.uk/winners/

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”

Creating a WiFi Network on your Mac: Great for Using SpyderGallery

Overview: This article describes how to create a WiFi network directly from a Mac with built-in WiFi. Such networks do not require a wireless router, and can be used to communicate directly between your Mac and your iPhone or iPad. This makes them ideal for using with the Datacolor SpyderGallery application, which requires WiFi between the iOS deviceContinue reading “Creating a WiFi Network on your Mac: Great for Using SpyderGallery”

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”