X-Rite Delivers Colour Control For Filmmakers at BVE 2018

– Coloratti Ambassadors Ollie Kenchington and Adrian Weinbrecht will be on stand presenting the latest X-Rite colour management workflows –

Birmingham, UK – 12 February 2018 – X-Rite Photo Europe, the specialist photo market distributor for X-Rite’s range of products, will be demonstrating on-stand colour grading tips at this year’s BVE 2018 (27th February to 1st March) on the Color Confidence stand M26 with professional filmmakers Ollie Kenchington and Adrian Weinbrecht.

X-Rite Coloratti Ollie Kenchington is an independent filmmaker and owner of Korro LTD. Ollie works as a freelance Colourist and Certified DaVinci Resolve trainer, delivering courses through his own Blackmagic Design Certified film school, Korro Academy, and Google’s YouTube Space: London. Joining Ollie is fellow Coloratti, Adrian Weinbrecht. Adrian is the owner, Director and photographer at AWP and is best known for his work on The Hunger Games and BBC productions. Both Ollie and Adrian will be on hand to share colour management tips with BVE attendees and demonstrate how to use X-Rite products to achieve consistent colour results.

Daily Coloratti presentation schedule at BVE 2018

  • 10.30 – 11.00: Insights into Professional Filmmaking with Adrian Weinbrecht
  • 11.15 – 11.45: Perfecting your Colour in Post with Ollie Kenchington
  • 12.00 – 12.30: Insights into Professional Filmmaking with Adrian Weinbrecht
  • 12.45 – 13.15: Perfecting your Colour in Post with Ollie Kenchington
  • 14.15 – 14.45: Insights into Professional Filmmaking with Adrian Weinbrecht
  • 15.00 – 15.30: Perfecting your Colour in Post with Ollie Kenchington
  • 15.45 – 16.15: Insights into Professional Filmmaking with Adrian Weinbrecht (Tue/Wed only)
  • 16.30 – 17.00: Perfecting your Colour in Post with Ollie Kenchington (Tue/Wed only)

For both hobbyists and professional filmmakers, achieving predictable colour results can be a challenge. X-Rite’s video solutions puts color control at the fingertips of filmmakers to quickly improve overall color balance and ensure their colors on screen are accurate. The X-Rite monitor calibration and video charts help to ensure that filmmaker’s colour workflow is streamlined, to save both time and money from shoot to edit.

At BVE 2018, X-Rite Photo Europe will show the following products:

X-Rite i1Studio The all-new professional level, start to finish colour management solution built for photographers, filmmakers and designers. It incorporate todays broadcast standards for accurate monitor and projector calibration, while also delivering accurate colour for cameras, scanners, printers and iOS mobile devices. Ideal for the creative shooting both still and motion.

i1Display Pro – The X-Rite i1Display Pro is the ultimate choice for filmmakers, who are looking for a high level of on-screen colour accuracy for their displays. It incorporates technologically advanced filter and optical systems, fast measurement speed and unrivalled colour accuracy on all modern display technologies.

ColorChecker Video – The X-Rite ColorChecker Video is an A4-sized, two-sided target with chromatic colour chips, skin tone chips and grey reference chips on one side, and a neutral white balance card on the other. It is perfect for pre-camera checks and exposure, camera matching and wider filmmaker shots.

ColorChecker Passport Video – The X-Rite ColorChecker Passport Video provides colour balance and ideal camera exposure in a convenient portable protective case. This essential colour chart will give an accurate colour match between multiple cameras, and the ability to achieve your ideal exposure for mixed lighting shoots.

i1 Filmmaker Kit – The i1Filmmaker Kit is a convenient kit of two essential colour tools from X-Rite: i1Display Pro and ColorChecker Passport Video. This kit creates a combined video package to achieve fast, efficient colour balancing for any video production, significantly saving time and money.

To arrange a meeting with X-Rite at BVE, please contact Emily John: emilyj@bubbleagency.com

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About X-Rite
X-Rite Incorporated with its wholly owned subsidiary Pantone LLC is the global leader in colour science and technology. The company develops, manufactures, markets and supports innovative colour solutions through measurement systems, software, colour standards and services. X-Rite’s expertise in inspiring, selecting, measuring, formulating, communicating and matching colour helps users get colour right the first time and every time, which translates to better quality and reduced costs. X-Rite serves a range of industries, including printing, packaging, photography, graphic design, video, automotive, paints, plastics, textiles, dental and medical. For further information, please visit www.xrite.com or www.xritephoto.com.

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