Archive for January 31st, 2006

Jan 31, 2006

GretagMacbeth and X-Rite to Merge

In an email sent to color consultants today, GretagMacbeth announced their intention to merge with X-Rite. From the email:

It is my pleasure to share with you some exciting news. Today, we are announcing our intent to join forces with X-Rite, also a recognized leader in the color industry.

Jan 31, 2006

OpenRAW–The Survey

RAW Survey launched: An International Study of the Experiences, Requirements, Preferences, and Concerns of Photographers regarding RAW Imaging Technology

Press Release: On January 31, 2006, the OpenRAW initiative launched an international survey on its Web site ( to collect information about the experiences, requirements, preferences, and concerns of digital photographers and other interested parties regarding RAW imaging technology a concept that many writers are comparing to a “digital negative”.