5. Color Image Enhancement

  1. Andreas Koschan and
  2. Mongi A. Abidi

Published Online: 27 JUN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470230367.ch5

Digital Color Image Processing

Digital Color Image Processing

How to Cite

Koschan, A. and Abidi, M. A. (2008) Color Image Enhancement, in Digital Color Image Processing, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470230367.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JUN 2007
  2. Published Print: 4 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470147085

Online ISBN: 9780470230367



  • color image enhancement;
  • false colors;
  • real color images;
  • contrast enhancement;
  • color saturation


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • False Colors and Pseudocolors

  • Enhancement of Real Color Images

  • Noise Removal in Color Images

  • Contrast Enhancement in Color Images

  • References