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In Color Perception, Size Matters
March-April 2012 (vol. 32 no. 2)
pp. 8-13
Maureen Stone, StoneSoup Consulting
In designing colors for digital visualization systems. one of the most critical factors is the interaction between size and color appearance. Whereas artists and visual designers understand this, recommendations for using color in visualization rarely address the issue, or even recognize it. The goal is to keep the user focused on the data, with color simply one of many tools used toward problem solving and discovery.

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Index Terms:
visualization systems, color, CIELAB, L*, luminance, color perception, Tableau, computer graphics, graphics and multimedia
Citation:
Maureen Stone, "In Color Perception, Size Matters," IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 8-13, March-April 2012, doi:10.1109/MCG.2012.37
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