The technical-support team at LexJet has helped thousands of photographers and digital-imaging professionals learn how to use monitor calibration, soft-proofing, and output profiles to get the desired results from their wide-format inkjet photo printers without wasting time, ink, and material making multiple test prints. And we can certainly help you too!
But if you’re brand new to the world of color-managed workflows for digital photography, you might want visit XRitePhoto.com.
In this robust and interactive learning site specifically for photographers, you can find answers to almost any type of color-management question you might have. The site provides “Need to Know” documents, Tips and Tricks, How-To Videos, and Webinars that can help you get the best possible color quality from the time you take the shot until the time you print or display your images.
For example, in a free, hour-long webinar entitled “Beyond Monitor Calibration,” you can see how easy it can be to have your printed images match your display every time. In the “Tips and Tricks” section, you can find answers to frequently asked questions related to monitors, printers, scanners, cameras, and projectors. This section also talks about creating and using ICC profiles for each of these devices and discusses troubleshooting and diagnostics.
You can download a PDFversion of X-Rite’s Complete Guide to Color Management booklet or access “Need to Know” documents that explain how to optimize your monitor, Photoshop workflow, printers, and viewing conditions.
“We created XritePhoto.com as a true community resource where every photographer can access all things color,” states X-Rite’s Strategic Marketing Director Lynn Quinlisk. “Visitors can participate in our blog, test their color vision, sign up for a webinar, access our color experts, view educational videos, learn from our Coloratti pro community, or entering ongoing contests.”
LexJet is a reseller of many of the X-Rite color-measurement tools you will see featured on the XritePhoto site. So if you have specific questions you would like to discuss with a real live person, give us a call at 800-453-9538! We are always happy to help you!