The Federation of Societies for Coatings Technology (FSCT) has published Color and Appearance, Second Edition. This 94-page book by Percy E. Pierce, formerly of PPG Industries, and Robert T. Marcus, of Datacolor reflects the substantial progress that has been made in the area of color and appearance since publication of the first edition in 1994.
In addition to offering expanded discussions on “Communicating Color” and “Color Differences and Tolerances,” the publication covers new developments in color software and color measuring instrumentation. Color and Appearance also covers the advances in personal computer capabilities.
List price for Color and Appearance, Second Edition, is $75; the FSCT members’ discounted rate is $50. To order, contact FSCT at (610) 940-0777; fax: (610) 940-0292; or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.