Extracts the brightness value from a color.


Extracts the brightness value from a color.

This method has additional color functionality that is not reflected in the method’s signatures. For example, you can pass the name of a color (e.g. “green”, “mediumpurple”, etc). Look at the online “All About Colors” Python Ecosystem Integration tutorial for more information.

This method is the same as brightness() but linked to a Py5Graphics object. To see example code for how it can be used, see brightness().

Underlying Processing method: PGraphics.brightness


    rgb: int,  # any value of the color datatype
) -> float

Updated on December 25, 2023 16:36:33pm UTC