Interesting Links


The ICC homepage - International color consortium

Commission Internationale de L'Eclairage (CIE) and Technical comitees

Other color management engines

Argyll - Graeme Gill's free color management system

SampleICC- Reference implementation from ICC

Color sites

Free color management (mostly for linux) - By Karl Heinz Kremer

efg's Computer Lab - The mother of all imaging links

Bruce Lindbloom web site - Outstanding site. Check out the calculators!

How to Measure Color - From BYK Gardner USA

An article about LCMS2 unbounded mode - by Elle Stone


ImageMagick - The best free tool for image manipulation.

GraphicsMagick - A robust collection of tools and libraries. Image processing and a lot of supported file formats among other advanced features.

Gerard Juyn's Libmng - A free library for handling MNG/PNG file format

LibPNG - The reference implementation of PNG file format

PNGcrush - An optimizer for PNG

LibTiff - A free library for handling TIFF file format

AWare Systems on TIFF - Lots of useful information about TIFF format. A must for any serious developer interested on TIFF.

Tom Lane's IJG - A free library for handling JPEG file format

Scribus - Scribus is a Layout program for Linux®, similar to Adobe® PageMaker™, QuarkXPress™ or Adobe® InDesign™, except that it is published under the GNU GPL.

GIMP - The GNU Image manipulation program is using LittleCMS as well.

Mrwtoppm - A program for converting raw image files from Minolta DiMAGE 5 and 7 cameras into ppm files.

ICM profile hacker by Eddie Matejowsky

tcllcms - tcl-interface to the Little Color Management System

foo2zjs - a linux printer driver for ZjStream protocol

digiKam is an advanced digital photo management application for KDE, which makes importing and organizing digital photos a "snap".

PyCMS pyCMS is a Python module that provides ICC color management services for imaging in Python through the Python Imaging Library (PIL).

Bob Groothuis- HDRI panorama photography for film & video, VFX and more... from the Netherlands.