Bayer color filter array

What is Bayer color filter array?

Bayer color filter array meaning in Digital terms is A specific two-dimensional mosaic pattern of repeating 2×2 RGB filtered sensors from which three fully populated red, green, and blue pixel arrays are mathematically reconstructed. Named after its inventor, Bryce Bayer, a research scientist at Eastman Kodak Company. A subset of color filter array.


reference: Federal Agencies Digital Guidelines Initiative – Glossary