X-Rite Announces Three Free February Webinars
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X-Rite has announced its schedule of free webinars for February. Taking place from 1pm and 3pm EST on 5th February, the first online seminar is entitled “Creating Compelling Photographs with X-Rite Coloratti Chris Orwig.” Chris teaches the importance of ensuring that camera, monitor, projector, and printers are calibrated and profiled to ensure accurate color across the entire workflow using the latest X-Rite i1Display Pro, ColorMunki Photo, and ColorChecker Passport. The second session, “Professional Monitor Calibration for Still & Video,” starts at 11am and 1pm EST on 13th February and provides a brief overview of how to access and utilise the video presets in the i1Profiler software and looks at the use of ColorCheckers in the video footage as a visual reference. The third webinar, “Simply Amazing Color. Take control of your monitor, printer and camera!,” gives users the opportunity to ask questions and understand each solution in detail so they can make the right decision on what ColorMunki family solution is for them. The live webinar will commence at 11am and again at 1pm EST on 20 February 2013.
X-rite Press Release
X-Rite Announces Three Free February Webinars
Online educational tutorials provide photographers with basic information, insights, and tips to achieve color control, consistency and creativity in their digital imaging and video workflow
North White Plains, NY – February 1, 2013 – X-Rite Photo Marketing announces its schedule of February 2013 Webinars that have been developed to address specific color management topics and are designed to appeal to both professional and serious amateur photographers and videographers.
Three free webinars this month are sure to help photographers and videographers gain new confidence and to learn quick, easy and powerful ways to enhance their color workflow. Webinar attendees will also have the opportunity to ask questions to the live trainers.
“X-Rite is dedicated to teaching photographers and videographers how to effectively take control of their color management and digital imaging workflows,” said Mark Rezzonico, vice president, X-Rite Photo Marketing. “This month’s webinars not only focus on professional color management applications for video as well as still photography but we will also feature a very special webinar co-sponsored by Nik Software and hosted by Professional Photographer and X-Rite Coloratti Chris Orwig. This webinar is sure to get a photographer’s creative juices flowing while providing them with practical ways to improve their photography.”
February Webinar Schedule
Tuesday, February 5, 2013, 1:00 PM EST and 3:00 PM EST
Creating Compelling Photographs with X-Rite Coloratti Chris Orwig
Join X-Rite and Nik Software for an exciting live webinar with celebrated photographer, author and teacher Chris Orwig as he shares some of his photographic insight on how to create more compelling photographs.
Chris teaches the importance of ensuring that camera, monitor, projector, and printers are calibrated and profiled to ensure accurate color across the entire workflow using the latest X-Rite i1Display Pro, ColorMunki Photo, and ColorChecker Passport. He will demonstrate how to add dimension, drama, emotion and mood to photographs using Photoshop, Nik Color Efex Pro 4, and Silver Efex Pro 2. For those in need of a creative boost, this is a webinar not to be missed. Chris Orwig brings a unique perspective, technical expertise, creativity and passion to all that he does. He has authored over 40 popular online training courses on Lynda.com on the topics of Photography, Photoshop and Lightroom. Chris is on the faculty at the world-renowned Brooks Institute in Santa Barbara, CA. Chris has authored a number of best-selling books including his two most recent books, Visual Poetry and People Pictures.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM EST
Professional Monitor Calibration for Still & Video
As more and more still photographers move into videography with DSLR cameras the need for color management solutions specific to those output environments has become obvious. X-Rite’s i1Profiler software now includes video presets for popular video formats including NTSC, PAL-SECAM, and Rec. 709. The introduction last year of the new i1Display Pro colorimeter combined with these presets in i1Profiler makes the X-Rite i1Display Pro the perfect solution for calibrating and profiling monitors for video editing and output.
When i1Display Pro is combined with X-Rite ColorChecker Targets the combination provides a capture to output solution for video editing that allows exceptional control over white balance in any scene.
This brief webinar will review how to access and utilize the video presets in i1Profiler software and will briefly look at use of ColorCheckers in the video footage as a visual reference. For those shooting, editing, and preparing video for output this webinar will provide the insight into X-Rite color management solutions that can streamline color control in video.
To register for this webinar at 11:00 AM EST, visit: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/888211298
To register for this webinar at 1:00 PM EST, visit: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/802315346
Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 11:00 AM EST and 1:00 PM EST
Simply Amazing Color. Take control of your monitor, printer and camera!
The ColorMunki Family of color management solutions provides advanced control for a photographer’s digital workflow. This webinar will review the individual ColorMunki solutions including software demonstrations and discussions of how each solution is used.
From monitor and projector to printer and camera, the ColorMunki family provides choices and solutions for any photographer’s needs. All options are small and portable for travel.
This live webinar gives users the opportunity to ask questions and understand each solution in detail so they can make the right decision on what ColorMunki family solution is for them. Attendees will enjoy special discounts.
To register for this webinar at 11:00 AM EST, visit: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/502969490
To register for this webinar at 1:00 PM EST, visit: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/752447826
For more information on all X-Rite Photo webinars visit the Webinar page found under the Learning section on HUXritePhoto.comUH. All webinars are also HUarchived UHfor online viewing any time.
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