Volume VIII
Issue 1

In this Issue

Recommended Blog David Ziser's Digital ProTalk

Photo of the Month
Featured Product-iCorrect EditLab Pro 5.5 Photoshop Plug-in

Recommended Site Digital Image Cafe

PictoColor Products



Dear Digital Photo Enthusiast,

This issue of PictoScript begins a new format for our newsletter designed to provide information on PictoColor's family of iCorrect© color correction products and articles, blogs, and photo related web sites we believe will be of interest to you and help you get the most out of digital photography. We plan to publish a new issue of PictoScript one or more times per month. Each month we will feature one of our products beginning this month with our flagship product, iCorrect EditLab Pro Plug-in. You will be able to read back issues of PictoScript at PictoScript Newsletter Archives
We also invite your comments and suggestions. Contact Us

Recommended Blog-David Ziser's Digital ProTalk

About David A. Ziser
Nationally renowned wedding photographer. Lectures to other photographers on international speaking circuit and writes extensively for professional journals throughout the United States and worldwide. If you are a Wedding Photographer (even if you are not) we would recommend checking out David's blog for great ideas, helpful hints, and excellent photos. You can also sign up for David's Monthly Newsletter.


David's PPA Merited Digital Master Classes!

David is an excellent teacher. We had the opportunity to attend one of his Seminars in Minneapolis a year ago and can attest to David's talent as a teacher and lecturer.  His Master Classes must be even better. 

"PictoColor's iCorrect" products are the best short-cut to perfect color every time. Their amazing products have dramatically improved our digital workflow."-David Ziser  

Photo of the Month- Ice Rose© by  R. Beall, Cortez, CO

R. Beall, a customer in Cortez, CO, sent this photo of a beautiful rose entombed by an overnight freezing drizzle as an example of how iCorrect® EditLab Pro can easily make a photo come alive. Click Here for a larger view 

Before EditLab

After EditLab's Magic

Featured Product-iCorrect® EditLab Pro Plug-in
The Photoshop® Color Correction Standard for 6 Years!

Frustration-Free Color Correction with Professional Results
iCorrect EditLab Pro Plug-in was first introduced in 2002 at version 2.0 by our parent company, Pictographics International. It was based on Pictographics proprietary ICC Color Management  technology that employs complex 3 dimensional non-linear algorithms to Make the Color Right. That's probably more that you wanted to know, but it is what makes PictoColor's color correction technology unique in the industry. When you correct color using an iCorrect product you are, in essence, "fixing the profile" of the picture to make it right. Even though the technology "under the hood" is complex using it is not. "Great Color Made Simple" was the title of one of the first EditLab reviews by Chris Daniels in the November 2002 issue of Shutterbug Magazine.

Version 2.0 was followed by 3.0, 4.0, 4.5, 5.0 and 5.5, the current version. With each new version we added new and enhanced technology and workflow tools, but our primary objective remained the same: Make Professional Color Correction Easy and Fast.

"iCorrect EditLab Pro Makes Color Correction a Breeze!" is how Lisa Snider King titles her review in Macworld.

"With Adobe Photoshop’s proven ability to perform feats of color magic, you might think a color-correction plug-in would be overkill. Not so. Even for color experts, the process of correcting color can be time-consuming and frustrating because of the many problems and methods of correction, and because fixing one detail can throw off another.

PictoColor’s iCorrect EditLab Pro Photoshop Plug-in is geared toward digital photographers and anyone else who appreciates optimal color. It makes correcting RGB images a breeze, and its interface offers as much or as little assistance as you need.
" Read Review

Jim Hoerricks, a Forensic Photographer who just published a new digital photography workflow, says, "iCorrect EditLab Pro 5.5 has quickly become one of my favorite tools." Jim uses has written a review on iCorrect EditLab Pro Plug-in which you can read by going to iCorrect EditLab Pro -- "Works like four tools in one.", By Jim Hoerricks, Editor, Forensic Photoshop: http://www.pictocolor.com/forensic_photoshop.htm. For information on his book, Forensic Photoshop, go to http://www.forensicphotoshopbook.com/

Four Tools in One

iCorrect EditLab Pro consists of four separate tool panels identified by four distinctly numbered tabs.  The four panels are logically arranged from left to right and offer a wizard-like approach to accurate color.  The tools are designed in such a way that as you progress from left to right, the tools will not, and in fact cannot affect any of the tools to its left.  This alleviates the common frustration of correcting for one thing while throwing off another.  With iCorrect EditLab Pro, one pass through the tools and you are finished.  Plus, each tool has an optional SmartColor button which analyzes the image and sets the correction parameters to initial recommended settings.  More


Articles  and Tutorials on iCorrect EditLab Pro


Frustration-Free Color Correction with SmartColor™ Wizard
iCorrect EditLab Pro eliminates the frustration of color correction and color editing.  The four tool sets are logically arranged from left to right and offer a wizard-like approach to accurate color.  

Revisiting Black-and White: Simple yet dramatic black-and-white conversions with iCorrect EditLab Pro
Although known for its superb color correction capabilities, iCorrect EditLab Pro is also a very powerful tool for converting RGB color images to black-and-white.
Edit Digital Camera Profiles for Stunning, Color Accurate Portraits
inCamera and iCorrect EditLab Pro team up to create accurate, lifelike portraits 

Recommended Digital Photo Site-Digital Image Cafe

PictoColor has been a sponsor of Digital Image Cafe since is started a number of years ago. Todd and Cathy MacMillan bought DIC last year and it is one of the premier digital photo contest and information sites.


If your interest is photography, please check out Digital Image Cafe. The Cafe has quickly become a favorite place to showcase all types of digital imaging and is one of the largest online photography communities where you may enter contests, win prizes, receive critiques, make friends and grow!

Learn, Share, & Compete
Some of the features of the Cafe include:
• Online Portfolios and Galleries
• 8 Daily Photo Contests
• Image Comments/Critique
• Digital Imaging Discussion Forums
• Photography Equipment Want-Ads
• Equipment Reviews
• Tips and Tricks From Other Photographers
• Much More Still to Come!
We invite you to visit Digital Image Cafe and see for yourself and become a member today!



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