PAL Colour Bars

submitted by

Sheldon Kennedy

Creative Director

AirMedia South Africa

Sheldon writes:

Here is a PAL version of colour bars that we have created and tested digitally and use in our video facility. Might be helpful for your site if anyone needs to use them as a reference….. the luminance, chroma and black level are all to broadcast standard (PAL being at 75% instead of 100%).


Sheldon Kennedy

For more information on using colour bars see Color Bars and How To Use Them

PAL Color Bars, PAL Colour Bars

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