7 Grand ideas – key questions for a successful photo business

Seven key questions you need to address about your professional photography business from the standpoint of your clients and potential clients. You may not like it but they are looking at your offerings and asking “What’s in it for me?” […]

SpectraView Reference 271 Display

Quick review – SV Reference 271 display

SpectraView Reference 271

As part of our recent review of the basICColor Discus colorimeter, we were kindly lent a SpectraView Reference 271 LCD display by NEC UK.

This is the higher spec version of the 27″ PA271 display

It’s very much aimed at the proofing, pre-press and […]

Looking at the basICColor Discus

basICColor Discus

We were recently lent a Discus colorimeter to have a look at.

I’ve been testing it for monitor calibration/profiling on our usual monitors and an NEC SVR271 – at around £800 for just the colorimeter I was looking for something rather special.

Review Link: basICColor Discus review

It’s a pretty solidly built […]

i1 Profiler released – V1.0

i1 profiler from X-Rite

New profiling software has been released by X-Rite.

Reviews and overview link: i1 Profiler Monitor Profiling review: i1 Profiler Printer profiling review: i1 Profiler

We’ve been testing the full version – i1 Publisher, and have two initial reviews to give a feel for what the software does.

In due course, […]