A Color Management Process for Real Time Color Reconstruction of Multispectral Images

  • Philippe Colantoni
  • Jean-Baptiste Thomas
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5575)


We introduce a new accurate and technology independent display color characterization model for color rendering of multispectral images. The establishment of this model is automatic, and does not exceed the time of a coffee break to be efficient in a practical situation. This model is a part of the color management workflow of the new tools designed at the C2RMF for multispectral image analysis of paintings acquired with the material developed during the CRISATEL European project. The analysis is based on color reconstruction with virtual illuminants and use a GPU (Graphics processor unit) based processing model in order to interact in real time with a virtual lighting.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Philippe Colantoni
    • 1
    • 2
  • Jean-Baptiste Thomas
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Université Jean MonnetSaint-ÉtienneFrance
  2. 2.Centre de recherche et de restauration des musées de FranceParisFrance
  3. 3.Université de BourgogneDijonFrance
  4. 4.The Norwegian color research laboratoryGjøvik university CollegeGjøvikNorway

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