Hosted by Datacolor’s Senior Application Specialists, the series of five webinars will showcase sources and effects of common color mistakes and best practices to avoid them

Lawrenceville, NJ – March 21, 2013 –– Datacolor® ,  a global leader in color management solutions, today announces a series of “Color Competence” webinars, designed to distribute informative, high-value content to busy color professionals. The series of five, live web-delivered seminars are free to participants and are arranged in schedule-friendly 45 minute segments, allowing ample time for questions and answers.

The weekly webinars, hosted by Datacolor senior application specialists, are structured to guide color professionals out of the productivity-wasting pitfalls that hinder workflow. Guests will interact with specialists who will provide clarity on the complexity of color science, examining color vision and color measurement, and how to best take advantage of both approaches. Each session within the series will explore an aspect of color evaluation, communication and production.

“Through our webinar series, color professionals will learn the techniques and knowledge that will allow them to take control of their color processes,” said Kenny Thomas, Datacolor color technology specialist. “From visual and instrumental evaluations through color design and specification, we’ll expose common misunderstandings and presumptions and identity the best practices to avoid them.”

Upcoming topics for the Datacolor “Color Competence” webinar series to include:

  • April 2, 2013, 12:00 – 12:45 p.m. EST: Seeing Color, Saying Color – Color Vision and Language
  • April 9, 2013, 12:00 – 12:45 p.m. EST: Measuring Color – Object Traits, Technology & Technique
  • April 16, 2013, 12:00 – 12:45 p.m. EST: Calculating Color – Coordinates, Indices and Spectra
  • April 23, 2013, 12:00 – 12:45 p.m. EST: Specifying Color – Color Defects, Differences and Tolerances
  • May 7, 2013, 12:00 – 12:45 p.m. EST: Constructing Color – Harmony, Constancy, Metamerism & Manufacturability

Those interested in attending can register in advance for the free webinars. Attendees will be eligible to receive 10% off the registration price of a live Essentials of Color Management Seminar. Guests will also have the ability to interact with the speakers in a Q&A format, and get first-hand input on incorporating color management technology effectively in their workflow.

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