Object traits, technology & technique
See how variations in sample, environment, and instrument design affect color measurement. Learn to select measurement options and techniques appropriate to your product and goals.


Color as a Property of Objects



Geometry: Directional, Diffuse

Options: Lamps, Filters, Apertures, UV

Environment Variables: Temperature, Humidity

Sample Properties: Texture, Gloss, Translucency, Opacity, Haze, Size,, Fluorescence, Reflex & Iridescence

Measurement Options: Averaging, Rotation, Folding/Stacking

Best Practices: Instrument Calibration & Maintenance, Recommended instrument geometry selection, Evaluating reliability of color measurements and test procedures