PFStmo :: reinhard04


Dynamic Range Reduction Inspired by Photoreceptor Physiology
E. Reinhard and K. Devlin
In IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 2004

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Tone mapping of HDR images

Stanford Memorial Church
HDR image courtesy of Paul Debevec

Command line to generate this result:
$ pfsin memorial.hdr | pfstmo_reinhard04 | \
  pfsout memorial_reinhard04.png
Source: memorial.hdr
Result: memorial_reinhard04.png

Tone mapping of HDR video

Tunnel in Saarbruecken
Grzegorz Krawczyk © 2004

Command line to generate this result:
$ pfsinexr sb%04d.exr | pfstmo_reinhard04 | \
  pfsoutffmpeg -qscale 4 -s 320x240 sbtour_reinhard04.avi
Result: sbtour_reinhard04.avi


The implementation of this algorithm is a part of pfstmo package and is available for download with complete source code. All comments and suggestions are welcome.

Please report bugs and comments to Grzegorz Krawczyk (krawczyk [at]

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Last modified: Tue Jun 21 10:23:34 CEST 2005