Patent Number: 8,792,712

Title: Method for correcting color and apparatus using the same

Abstract: A method for correcting colors and an apparatus using the same are provided. A method for correcting colors includes generating a luminance histogram using an image signal; determining a color matrix corresponding to luminance information of the luminance histogram; and converting the image signal from a color space to another color space using the determined color matrix, and outputting a Red, Green, Blue (RGB) signal. Accordingly, the advantage of a reduction in color noise is achieved.

Inventors: Han; Jea-hee (Yongin-si, KR)

Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G06K 9/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/29/12018