ColorGATE and freieFarbe e.V. intensify their cooperation

ColorGATE and freieFarbe e.V. intensify their cooperation ColorGATE is one of the world’s leading software providers for controlling digital printing systems for large-format printing and industrial inkjet printing. One of ColorGATE’s specialties is professional color management with a wide range of supported color measuring devices including various tools to automatically measure difficult substrates such as […]

Visits to two trade fairs

European Coatings Show and Farbe, Ausbau, Fassade 2019 Two important colour-related trade fairs took place almost simultaneously at the end of March: the “European Coatings Show” (ECS) in Nuremberg and the “Farbe, Ausbau und Fassade (FAF)” in Cologne. We were on the road at both fairs. Pigment manufacturers were more represented at ECS than paint […]

DIN SPEC 16699 is officially released

DIN SPEC 16699 is officially released The 44 page PDF document is written in German and English and published by Beuth, the sole distributor of the German DIN standards. You can download it free of charge after registering on the web site. Click here to download DIN SPEC 16699. Who needs a DIN SPEC? Of […]

CIELAB HLC Colour Atlas XL

HLC Colour Atlas XL now available

HLC Colour Atlas XL now available Our premium product, the HLC Colour Atlas XL, can now be ordered for 399 EUR and downloaded free of charge. With 13283 systematically graded CIELAB colour tones, the large version of our HLC Atlas contains more than any manufacturer’s colour collection. The Proof GmbH is certified by the Fogra […]

Etat-Kalkulator Spezial “Befreite Farben” (Liberated Colours)

Etat-Kalkulator Spezial 2019 The Creativ-Collection Publishing Company from Freiburg is on the one hand well-known for its car and truck vector database, which is used in numerous specialized companies for the planning of lettering, as well as for many years also for the “Etat Kalkulator”, in which usual costs of advertising measures are broken down. […]

Presentation at the German Colour Science Society

The conference of the German Colour Science Society took place from 8th to 10th October at the Hohenstein Institute in Bönnigheim. There we could present the freieFarbe e.V., our motivation and the HLC Atlas. We met an interested professional audience of experienced experts, who also had concrete ideas for improvement. Photo: Bönnigheim Castle with the […]

OLG OL: receipt of monetary penalties

OLG OL: receipt of monetary penalties The Higher Regional Court of Oldenburg approved us as a recipient of fines. An imaginable realistic case would be, for example, that a graffiti sprayer is sentenced to 500 EUR, which he has to pay to freieFarbe e.V.. We are not only pleased about incoming payments, but above all […]

General Meeting 29.09.2018

General Meeting 29.09.2018 Our second Annual General Meeting took place on 29 September 2018 in beautiful Tübingen. Here are the most important results: The cash report shows a surplus of 1820 EUR at the end of 2017. The biggest expenses were advertising material, the external setup of the website, web-providing, as well as travel expenses […]