Tokyo, Japan, Sept 15, 2005 - (JCNN) - Canon announced on September 14 that it and Microsoft have formed a strategic alliance in color management systems
for Windows Vista, Microsoft's next-genration operating system.
Field, imaging scientist and professor at California Polytechnic State University, who comments, "The first dilemma that faces developers of color management systems
is how to compress input tone and saturation values to fit the color gamut offered by the output recording system.
Called "Pump-in-a-Drum," the color management system
centers on a built-in pump, fitted with a metering mechanism and positioned inside a standard-size drum of liquid color.
That is where the color management system
comes in, supplying consistent and efficient processing of color data between software applications and hardware devices.
HP Indigo digital presses for label production are equipped with a color management system
, variable data printing module, security module and seven colors for process and spot printing.
EFI Fiery(r) production workflow and color management system
SANYO, Chatsworth, Calif., one of the world's largest manufacturers of LCD and DLP projectors introduces the PLV- Z3000 a super-fast 120Hz Full HD 1080p LCD Projector that features SANYO's exclusive 3D color management system
, an ultra-high contrast ratio of 65,000:1, an advanced lens shifting function and a quiet fan system.
Images created on a PC are produced in the standard RGB color space, as defined by the Image Color Management System
, while those on a Macintosh follow the ColorSync standards.
Imatec Ltd filed the $1.1bn patent infringement suit last March (CI No 3,376), claiming that Apple had infringed on three of its patents within its ColorSync color management system
, which corrects tone and color in computerized generated images.
GMG Color, launched earlier this year its GMG CoZone, a cloud-based color management system
with spectral data being channeled to users through the web.