Hue, Saturation, and Lightness

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Nearly identical to HSI except Intensity is called Lightness. Both serve the same function .[1]

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  • Hue, Saturation, and Value — WikiV Nearly identical to HSI and HSL except Intensity and Lightness are called Value. All three serve the same function.[1] …   Audio and video glossary

  • Hue — [ thumb|The hues in the image of this Painted Bunting are cyclically rotated with time.] Hue is one of the main properties of a color described with names such as red , yellow , etc. The two other main properties are lightness and colorfulness.… …   Wikipedia

  • saturation —    A color s purity of hue; its intensity. A pure hue has the highest saturation. This is illustrated in the middle ring of the color wheel below. A brilliant color is strongly saturated, and also very light in value. A deep color is also highly… …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • lightness — Synonyms and related words: Munsell chroma, achroma, achromasia, achromatosis, agility, airiness, airy texture, albescence, albinism, albino, albinoism, amiable weakness, anemia, ashiness, attenuation, big deal, blondness, bloodlessness, bounce,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • saturation — Synonyms and related words: Munsell chroma, Technicolor, amplitude, bellyful, brewing, bright color, brightness, brilliance, chroma, chromatic color, chromaticity, color, color quality, colorfulness, colorimetric quality, congestion, cool color,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • saturation — 1. Impregnation of one substance by another to the greatest possible extent. 2. Neutralization, as of an acid by an alkali. 3. That concentration of a dissolved substance that cannot be exceeded. 4. In optics, see saturated color. 5. Filling of… …   Medical dictionary

  • lightness — I. noun Date: before 12th century 1. the quality or state of being illuminated ; illumination 2. the attribute of object colors by which the object appears to reflect or transmit more or less of the incident light compare brightness 2, hue 2c,… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • saturation — noun Date: circa 1554 1. a. the act of saturating ; the state of being saturated b. satiety, surfeit 2. conversion of an unsaturated to a saturated chemical compound (as by hydrogenation) 3. a state of maximum impregnation: as a. complete… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hue — Synonyms and related words: Munsell chroma, achromatism, apply paint, bedaub, bedizen, begild, besmear, body build, brand, brightness, brush on paint, calcimine, cast, character, characteristic, characteristics, chroma, chromatic color,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • HSL and HSV — Fig. 1. HSL (a–d) and HSV (e–h). Above (a, e): cut away 3D models of each. Below: two dimensional plots showing two of a model’s three parameters at once, holding the other constant: cylindrical shells (b, f) of constant saturation, in this case… …   Wikipedia

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