Computer artist's color naming system

@article{Kaufman1986ComputerAC,
  title={Computer artist's color naming system},
  author={Arie E. Kaufman},
  journal={The Visual Computer},
  year={1986},
  volume={2},
  pages={255-260}
}
A natural language based color naming system for color raster graphics, the Artist's Color Naming System (ACNS), is introduced. ACNS is an English-based nomenclature which is a high-level alternative to the numeric HSV (Hue-Saturation-Value) single-hexcone color model. ACNS suggests a grammar, based upon psychological, linguistic and artistic considerations, for constructing several hundred color designations from a small number of English terms. The ACNS twenty-four sided pyramid model and its… CONTINUE READING