Chapter 10. Survey of Gamut Mapping Algorithms

  1. Ján Morovič

Published Online: 8 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470758922.ch10

Color Gamut Mapping

Color Gamut Mapping

How to Cite

Morovič, J. (2008) Survey of Gamut Mapping Algorithms, in Color Gamut Mapping, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470758922.ch10

Author Information

  1. Hewlett-Packard Company, Barcelona, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 20 JUN 2008

Book Series:

  1. Wiley-IS&T Series in Imaging Science and Technology

Book Series Editors:

  1. Michael A. Kriss

Series Editor Information

  1. Formerly of the Eastman, Kodak Research Laboratories, University of Rochester, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470030325

Online ISBN: 9780470758922



  • color-by-color reduction;
  • gamut mapping algorithm survey;
  • linear versus sigmoidal lightness mapping;
  • sigmoidal mapping parameter calculation;
  • mapping towards single point in constant-hue-angle plane;
  • TRIA algorithm;
  • TOPO algorithm;
  • combining separate mapping algorithms across color space;
  • color-by-color expansion


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Color-by-color Reduction

  • Color-by-color Expansion

  • Spatial Gamut Reduction

  • Spectral Gamut Mapping

  • Gamut Mapping for Special Applications

  • Summary