Color Theory In Practice

What is color and how we see it

  • Primary Colors
  • Secondary Colors
  • Tertiary Colors

The color wheel: warm/cool/neutral colors and their meaning

  • Red
  • Orange
  • Yellow
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Purple
  • Black
  • White
  • Gray
  • Brown
  • Beige

Concepts and Terminology: hue, chroma, saturation, value, tones, shades, tints

  • Hue
  • Chroma
  • Saturation
  • Value
  • Tones
  • Shades
  • Tints

Color schemes

  • Monochromatic
  • Analogous
  • Complementary
  • Split-complementary
  • Triadic
  • Double-complementary (Tetradic)

Producing color: CMYK vs RGB



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