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Standardizing Skin Tone: Angelica Dass Mapping the World’s Human Colors
Angelica Dass is mapping the world’s skin tones, one Pantone color at a time, showing that labels such as red, white, brown and yellow are pretty inaccurate ways to define human skin.
Pentax K-30 and All the Colors of the Rainbow
I guess I am just old fashioned but I like my Camera’s black. So I just don’t understand why I am reading about Pentax coming out with 15 new color options for their K-30 DSLR. Nikon tried this with its lower end DSLRs, and to my knowledge it never really gained any traction. Apparently these “all the colors of the rainbow” camera bodies are popular in places outside of the US, so I guess they are hoping that it catches on here.
Panasonic Developing Groundbreaking High-Sensitivity Sensors Featuring Color Micro-Splitters Instead of Traditional Color Filters
A traditional camera sensor uses color filters to record color into its RGB array. Unfortunately, this absorbs light the same way a color gel for flash absorbs light. Panasonic’s groundbreaking micro color-splitters work like micro prisms in splitting colors without losing light intensity.