Color Commentary – How to Read and Interpret a Color Quality Test Report
There’s a good chance that if you’re reading this article, you are already familiar with the quantities that a color quality test report provides. Typical metrics include energy efficiency metrics, color point metrics, color rendering metrics, and spectral content information. These metrics are often required by specifications and regulatory bodies, but they can also be a very useful tool when selecting light sources. The secret is knowing how to read the reports.