C LOR  FOR DUMMIES
helloMy name is ADE
INTRODUCTION
Color is a vital point in graphic design.Color affects mood and gives anemotional response to the audience..lets see an ex...
FEAR!        Or
FEAR!
CMYK vs RGB
CMYK                           RGBCyan,Magenta,Yellow,Black           Red,Green,Blue Used for printing purposes      Used ...
CONTRAST
Contrast is the difference in visualproperties that makes an objectdistinguishable from other objects andthe background
This isthe badexample
This isthe good  one
COLOR MEANINGS
Red           Green• Passion     • Fresh• Love        • Abundance• Anger       • NatureOrange        Blue• Energy      • C...
Black             White• Mystery         • Purity• Elegance        • Cleanliness• Evil            • VirtueGrey            ...
CHOOSETHE RIGHT  COLOR
this       forest
Or this ?!             forest
CORPORATE
COLOR SCHEME
This isColor Wheel
There are several techniques to createa nice color scheme based on colorwheel.• Monochromatic    • Split complementary• An...
But, wait!
This is  fordummies!
Im not goingto present things     that may make you dizzy..
Just go to this site and youll find hundredsof great color scheme combination!• Colourlovers• Colorschemedesigner• Kuler
HAPPY COLORING...
www.adechriz.com   @adechriz
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  1. 1. C LOR FOR DUMMIES
  2. 2. helloMy name is ADE
  3. 3. INTRODUCTION
  4. 4. Color is a vital point in graphic design.Color affects mood and gives anemotional response to the audience..lets see an example on next page
  5. 5. FEAR! Or
  6. 6. FEAR!
  7. 7. CMYK vs RGB
  8. 8. CMYK RGBCyan,Magenta,Yellow,Black Red,Green,Blue Used for printing purposes Used on Digital ScreenBrochure, Poster, T-shirt, etc TV, LCD, Gadget, etc
  9. 9. CONTRAST
  10. 10. Contrast is the difference in visualproperties that makes an objectdistinguishable from other objects andthe background
  11. 11. This isthe badexample
  12. 12. This isthe good one
  13. 13. COLOR MEANINGS
  14. 14. Red Green• Passion • Fresh• Love • Abundance• Anger • NatureOrange Blue• Energy • Calm• Happiness • Responsible• Vitality • TrustYellow Purple• Happiness • Creativity• Fun • Royalty• Playfull • Wealth
  15. 15. Black White• Mystery • Purity• Elegance • Cleanliness• Evil • VirtueGrey Tan or Beige• Moody • Conservative• Conservative • Piety• Formality • DullBrown Cream or Ivory• Nature • Calm• Dependability • Elegant • Purity
  16. 16. CHOOSETHE RIGHT COLOR
  17. 17. this forest
  18. 18. Or this ?! forest
  19. 19. CORPORATE
  20. 20. COLOR SCHEME
  21. 21. This isColor Wheel
  22. 22. There are several techniques to createa nice color scheme based on colorwheel.• Monochromatic • Split complementary• Analogous • Triadic• Complementary • Tetradic
  23. 23. But, wait!
  24. 24. This is fordummies!
  25. 25. Im not goingto present things that may make you dizzy..
  26. 26. Just go to this site and youll find hundredsof great color scheme combination!• Colourlovers• Colorschemedesigner• Kuler
  27. 27. HAPPY COLORING...
  28. 28. www.adechriz.com @adechriz

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