X-Rite ColorChecker Video Targets to Debut in UK
XP Distribution have announced that they will be debuting the new X-Rite ColorChecker Video Targets in the UK at this month’s BVE show at the ExCel London (23rd – 25th February). X-Rite’s ColorChecker Video Targets are available in two versions. The pocket-sized X-Rite ColorChecker Passport Video (£126) comes in a rugged hard case, and includes four different targets - a colour reference card, a white balance tool, a three-step greyscale target and a focus calibratio tool. The X-Rite ColorChecker Video (£110) offers a larger form factor and includes 2 series of greyscale patches, a range of skin tone patches, a series of saturated and desaturated chromatic colours, and a full-size white balance target on the reverse side.
X-Rite ColorChecker Video Targets to debut in the UK at BVE 2016
Birmingham, UK, 11th February 2016 - XP Distribution, the specialist distributor for X-Rite’s range of products aimed at the photographic and video markets, has today announced that they will be debuting the new X-Rite ColorChecker Video Targets in the UK at this month’s BVE show at the ExCel London at stand S15. To find out more about these products visit http://www.xritephoto.com/video-targets
X-Rite’s ColorChecker Video Targets are available in two forms to deliver consistent, predictable and repeatable results, frame-to-frame and camera-to-camera.
ColorChecker Passport Video delivers all-in-one pocket-sized convenience in a rugged hard case with four different targets:
A colour reference for evaluating specific chromatic colours aligned with video production, including skin tones, grey balance and highlights and shadows.
White balance for creating a consistent neutral white point, eliminating the need to correct each frame later.
A three-step grey scale target that includes white highlight, 40 IRE mid-tone grey and saturated black references.
A focus target that facilitates centre and edge focus.
ColorChecker Video’s larger format is great for camera checks and for wider shots, both in studio and on location. This two-sided target includes:
Two series of grey scale patches: seven smaller patches for even grey balance with extra steps close to the highlight and shadow regions, and four larger grey level rectangles, including a high gloss black, that are easily recognised by the camera,
A range of skin tone patches from light to dark along the outer edge for easy alignment.
A series of saturated and desaturated chromatic colours allowing for appropriate colour and saturation adjustments.
A full size white balance target on the reverse side.
Geoffrey Clements, Managing Director of XP Distribution, commented, “For many film makers, colour control is a critical part of their workflow. The experts on the X-Rite stand will be able to demonstrate how they can make this process easier, saving valuable time and money.”
Where: BVE, stand S15
When: Tuesday 23rd – Thursday 25th February
What’s on Stand?
During the exhibition, X-Rite’s team of experts will be demonstrating the capabilities of X-Rite’s colour management solutions, including monitor calibration with the i1Display Pro and capture control with the ColorChecker Video Targets.
There will be a wide range of special offers running throughout the show.