Datacolor Acquires Illuminati Instruments’ Assets

Datacolor Acquires Illuminati Instruments’ Assets

Expands Photographers/Videographers’ Color Management Offerings


Lawrenceville, NJ—A provider of color management solutions, Datacolor acquired Illuminati Instrument Corporation’s assets. Illuminati is a creator of wireless light and color meters for photography and videography. Furthermore, this acquisition will enable Datacolor to expand its portfolio of color tools for creative professionals.

“We’re excited to add Illuminati Instrument Corporation’s innovative light and color meters to the Datacolor portfolio,” said Albert Busch, Datacolor president and CEO. “These meters perfectly complement our Spyder family of color calibration solutions. With Illuminati’s technology, we will further expand our end-to-end workflow solutions for photographers and videographers seeking true-to-life color.”

Illluminati Isolight Color Meter
Datacolor Acquires Illuminati Assets

Based in Santa Clara, California, Illuminati Instrument Corporation produces highly accurate, Bluetooth-connected light and color meters. Moreover, they allow photographers and videographers to deliver the correct exposure and color temperature for the lighting condition. In addition, the company’s IM150 light and color meter connects to iOS and Android devices via Bluetooth to help creators wirelessly optimize camera settings and lighting.

“When we created Illuminati Instrument Corporation, our goal was to develop easy-to-use tools that help photographers and videographers master color and light,” added Michael Okincha, founder of Illuminati Instrument Corporation. “With Datacolor’s resources, we can get our products into the hands of more creators so they can produce exceptional color-accurate images and videos.”

Illuminati IM150 Wireless Light & Color Meter

Datacolor plans to fully integrate the acquired products into its product lineup during the coming months. Further, the company provides sales, service and support to more than 100 countries throughout Europe, the Americas and Asia.