How To Measure Color

… a technical discussion from BKY Gardner USA

 

Color Perception
Ten million! That is the number of different colors that we can
distinguish. No wonder we cannot remember colors well enough
to identify a particular shade. However, the quality criterion
“color” is becoming more and more important in every industry.
Uniform color influences customers’ likes and dislikes. This is of
particular importance when the individual components of the final
product are manufactured at different company sites, or even
more complicated when several suppliers are involved. Nevertheless, in the end the color must be right.
Visual color perception is influenced by different color sensitivities
from person to person (mood, age, etc.), varying environments
such as lightness and color, as well as the deficiency to communicate and document color and color differences

… for the rest of this illustrated article follow the link below.

 https://www.byk.com/fileadmin/BYK/downloads/support-downloads/instruments/theory/color/en/Intro_Solid_Color.pdf

By Martha Lochert | Posted: March 27th, 2013 | No comments