References

A detailed introduction to the tools underlying hclwizard are given in Zeileis et al. (2019). HCL-based color palettes for statistical graphics had first been introduced in Zeileis et al. (2009) with further adaptations and information in Stauffer et al. (2015).

  • Achim Zeileis, Ross Ihaka, Paul Murrell, Kurt Hornik, Jason C. Fisher, Reto Stauffer, Claus O. Wilke, Claire D. McWhite (2019). “colorspace: A Toolbox for Manipulating and Assessing Colors and Palettes.”
    http://colorspace.R-Forge.R-project.org/
  • Achim Zeileis, Kurt Hornik, Paul Murrell (2009). “Escaping RGBland: Selecting Colors for Statistical Graphics.” Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, 53(9), 3259-3270. [PDF preprint]
    doi:10.1016/j.csda.2008.11.033
  • Reto Stauffer, Georg J. Mayr, Markus Dabernig, Achim Zeileis (2015). “Somewhere over the Rainbow: How to Make Effective Use of Colors in Meteorological Visualizations.” Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 96(2), 203-216.
    doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-13-00155.1

Further Reading

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  2. Borland, D., & Ii, R. M. T. (2007). Rainbow Color Map (Still) Considered Harmful. IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 27(2), 14–17. http://doi.org/10.1109/MCG.2007.323435
  3. Brettel, H., Viénot, F., & Mollon, J. D. (1997). Computerized Simulation of Color Appearance for Dichromats. Journal of the Optical Society of America. A, Optics, Image Science, and Vision, 14(10), 2647–2655. http://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.14.002647
  4. Brewer, C. A. (1997). Spectral Schemes: Controversial Color Use on Maps. Cartography and Geographic Information Systems, 24(4), 203–220. http://doi.org/10.1559/152304097782439231
  5. Fairchild, M. D. (2013). Color Appearance Models. John Wiley and Sons.
  6. Harrower, M. A., & Brewer, C. A. (2003). ColorBrewer.org: An Online Tool for Selecting Color Schemes for Maps. The Cartographic Journal, 40, 27–37. Retrieved from http://ColorBrewer.org/
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  8. Knoblauch, K. (2002). Color Vision. In S. Yantis & H. Pashler (Eds.), Steven’s Handbook of Experimental Psychology – Sensation and Perception (3rd ed., Vol. 1, pp. 41–75). New York: John Wiley and Sons.
  9. Levkowitz, H., & Herman, G. T. (1992). Color Scales for Image Data. IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 12(1), 72–80.
  10. Light, A., & Bartlein, P. J. (2004). The End of the Rainbow? Color Schemes for Improved Data Graphics. Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union, 85(40), 385–391. http://doi.org/10.1029/2004EO400002
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  22. Wilke, C. O. (2019). Color Scales. In Fundamentals of Data Visualization. O’Reilly Media. Retrieved from https://serialmentor.com/dataviz/color-basics.html
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