The Image Quality Professor's Blog http://blog.phaseone.com Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:55:38 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Color grading made easy http://blog.phaseone.com/color-grading-made-easy/ http://blog.phaseone.com/color-grading-made-easy/#comments Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:55:35 +0000 http://blog.phaseone.com/?p=7893 With the release of Capture One 8.2, color grading has never been easier. See how the new Color Balance tool lets you edit colors directly in three tones: Shadows, midtones and highlights. No knowledge of color blending is required!

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Overlay Tool: How to solve complex composition challenges http://blog.phaseone.com/overlay-tool-how-to-solve-complex-composition-challanges/ http://blog.phaseone.com/overlay-tool-how-to-solve-complex-composition-challanges/#comments Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:15:25 +0000 http://blog.phaseone.com/?p=7850 To get the right composition is a challenge. Adding moveable objects, two models shot at different locations for the same image and Gods to the equation, make it even more challenging. See how Colin Anderson and the Overlay Tool prevailed together.

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Behind the scenes for a Handball World Cup shoot http://blog.phaseone.com/behind-the-scenes-for-a-handball-world-cup-shoot/ http://blog.phaseone.com/behind-the-scenes-for-a-handball-world-cup-shoot/#comments Thu, 12 Mar 2015 14:21:07 +0000 http://blog.phaseone.com/?p=7827 50+ degrees, 4 a.m. starts and sand storms.....just another day in the life of sports photographer, Pete Webb. Follow Pete on his trip to Doha shooting a commercial for the recent Handball World Cup.

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Natural beauty shines in Capture One Pro 8 http://blog.phaseone.com/natural-beauty-shines-capture-one-pro-8/ http://blog.phaseone.com/natural-beauty-shines-capture-one-pro-8/#comments Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:19:48 +0000 http://blog.phaseone.com/?p=7786 Fashion photographer, Tobias Björkgren, took the plunge into the Phase One eco system three years ago and has been loving it ever since. See how he created his latest editorial art project using "only" his Phase One camera and Capture One Pro 8.

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The secret to beautiful colors http://blog.phaseone.com/secret-beautiful-colors/ http://blog.phaseone.com/secret-beautiful-colors/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:42:15 +0000 http://blog.phaseone.com/?p=7747 This week we have the pleasure of featuring experienced high-end retoucher, Pratik Naik, on the blog. In this post Pratik will let you in on one of the secrets behind the beautiful colors in his impressive work.

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New powerful workflow enhancers http://blog.phaseone.com/new-powerful-workflow-enhancers/ http://blog.phaseone.com/new-powerful-workflow-enhancers/#comments Thu, 12 Feb 2015 07:42:21 +0000 http://blog.phaseone.com/?p=7705 With the release of Capture One Pro 8.1 we wanted to give you tools that could make a real difference for your workflow. In this post I'll do a round-up of some of those new features that are going to help you work smarter and not harder!

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Video: Learn retouching from the best http://blog.phaseone.com/learn-retouching-best/ http://blog.phaseone.com/learn-retouching-best/#comments Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:50:23 +0000 http://blog.phaseone.com/?p=7622 We have the pleasure of featuring award-winning fashion and beauty photographer, Michael Woloszynowicz, on the blog. Watch Michael's tutorial and go one step further to master professional retouching in Capture One Pro 8.

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How to make your food shots stand out http://blog.phaseone.com/make-food-shots-stand/ http://blog.phaseone.com/make-food-shots-stand/#comments Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:49:26 +0000 http://blog.phaseone.com/?p=7581 Whether you are shooting angry soufflés for books or belligerent burgers for fast food chains, you always want your images to stand out from the crowd. Discover how seasoned food photographer, Howard Shooter, makes that happen with Capture One Pro 8.

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Quick round-trip to Photoshop http://blog.phaseone.com/quick-round-trip-photoshop/ http://blog.phaseone.com/quick-round-trip-photoshop/#comments Thu, 15 Jan 2015 09:35:45 +0000 http://blog.phaseone.com/?p=7551 Recently we had the pleasure of launching Capture One Pro 8.1 with several new features. One of these exciting features lets you edit your images directly from Capture One Pro 8.1 in Photoshop giving you a simpler and faster workflow.

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5 easy steps to make your beauty shots pop http://blog.phaseone.com/making-beauty-shots-pop-capture-one-pro-8/ http://blog.phaseone.com/making-beauty-shots-pop-capture-one-pro-8/#comments Thu, 08 Jan 2015 08:46:17 +0000 http://blog.phaseone.com/?p=7522 This week we have the pleasure of featuring one of our dedicated and talented Ambassadors on the blog. Check out how Rick Rose, fashion and portrait photographer, uses Capture One Pro 8 to make his beauty shots stand out.

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