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gamut

1. Music
a. a scale, esp (in medieval theory) one starting on the G on the bottom line of the bass staff
b. the whole range of notes
2. Physics the range of chromaticities that can be obtained by mixing three colours

gamut

The gamut of a monitor is the set of colours it can display. There are some colours which can't be made up of a mixture of red, green and blue phosphor emissions and so can't be displayed by any monitor.

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2] Gamut volume of leading 3LCD business and education projectors compared to leading 1-chip DLP business and education projectors, based on NPD data for June 2013 through May 2014.
Key words: offset printing, digital printing, gamut, recycling, image analysis
The test form contained different printing elements: standard CMYK step wedge in the range from 10-100% tone value, standard ISO illustration for the visual control, textual positive and negative microelements, wedges for determination the greyness and the standard wedge with 378 patches for production of ICC profiles and 3D gamut.
On the basis of spectrophotometric measurements taken from monitor and from print, device gamuts were calculated and expressed in Color Cubic Units (CCU) for CIELAB color space, using ColorThink Pro application.
In the process of color image reproduction, one of the most important parameter is the gamut of the color reproduction media.
Figures 7 and 8 compare the color gamuts of the three paper, ink and printing process combinations.
As the color characterization work has progressed, it was discovered that similar color gamuts were obtained on a particular stock even with different printing processes if the shade of the inks were similar and they were printed to the same solid ink densities.
In the reproduction of color images the one of the most important parameter is the gamut of the color reproduction media.
com/research/66b23b/color_gamut_mappin) has announced the addition of the "Color Gamut Mapping" report to their offering.
This book illustrates the range of possible gamut mapping strategies for cross-media color reproduction, evaluates the performance of various options and advises on designing new, improved solutions.
Our research shows that the collaborative selling experience benefits both the customer and the retailer," said Pete Nylund, CEO of GAMUT Systems.
Avorcor and GAMUT Systems will be exhibiting at the National Retail Federation conference at the Jacob Javitz Center in NYC from January 14-16 in Booths #207 and #1916 respectively.