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Color and Contrast Adaptation Issues in VR Interfaces for Security Training

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In this paper we present a method to reproduce color display of virtual worlds based on visual perception principles. The purpose of this technique is to solve two main problems: the tone mapping and the color recovery. Both problems arise when we aim at reproducing virtual worlds where illumination conditions are unknown and create dynamic views having a high dynamic range that has to be compressed into the limited range of a monitor or projector, and undesired color casts produced by different light sources.


  • Virtual World
  • Human Visual System
  • Color Constancy
  • Tone Mapping
  • Virtual Scene

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Marini, D., Gadia, D., Rizzi, A., Gatta, C. (2004). Color and Contrast Adaptation Issues in VR Interfaces for Security Training. In: Spitzer, C., Schmocker, U., Dang, V.N. (eds) Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management. Springer, London.

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