Tone mapping operators on small screen devices: an evaluation study
Urbano, C., Magalhaes, L., Moura, J., Bessa, M., Marcos, A. and Chalmers, Alan. (2010) Tone mapping operators on small screen devices: an evaluation study. Computer Graphics Forum, Vol.29 (No.8). pp. 2469-2478. ISSN 0167-7055Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8659.2010.01758.x
In the last decade, an increasing number of techniques have been developed to reproduce high dynamic range imagery on traditional displays. These techniques, known as Tone Mapping Operators (TMOs), have been compared and ranked in different ways according to several image characteristics. However, none of these algorithms has been developed specifically for small screen devices (SSD). In this paper, we present an evaluation of currently used TMOs to show that SSDs with limited size, resolution and colour depth require specific research to find or create an appropriate solution. The research described in this paper is based on psychophysical experiments; using three different types of displays (CRT, LCD and SSD). The obtained results show that rankings obtained are similar for the LCD and CRT but are significantly different for the SSD. Furthermore, these rankings show additionally that some characteristics of TMOs need to be emphasized to obtain better high-fidelity mapped images for SSDs.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Electronic computers. Computer science. Computer software|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Science > WMG (Formerly the Warwick Manufacturing Group)|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Computer Graphics Forum|
|Publisher:||Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc.|
|Official Date:||December 2010|
|Number of Pages:||10|
|Page Range:||pp. 2469-2478|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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