I am seeing some chatter on github about the differences between CIELUV and CIELAB. My understanding is that the committee could not agree on a single standard and didnt feel they could approve CIELAB alone.
On Monday, October 21, 2013 3:19:33 AM UTC-4, Stefan van der Walt wrote:
According to "Principles of Color Technology" by Roy S. Berns, it is a
that" CIELAB was recommended for large color differences and tha tCIELUV
recommended for small color differences." It is also a myth that
recommended for reflecting samples while CIELUV is recommended for
and displays." The second myth is what I originally stated as fact but
This makes for good docstrings!