Learn about color interpretations used in graphic design.
- [Instructor] In addition to hue saturation…and tone or value,…you're going to also need to able to identify…warm against cold colors.…Let's go look at that right now in this movie.…So here we have this ring of different hues.…Now if I warm those colors up progressively…towards the center of this diagram,…you can see how that changes the…values of the colors,…especially if you look at the greens and blues…on the left hand side.…
On the right hand side a couple of those…colors max out pretty quickly.…Because, to be honest,…red, magenta, orange,…all are pretty hot to start off with.…And red about as hot as you can get in terms of…color.…Going the other way, now,…towards the outside of the slide here,…adding blue makes colors cooler.…And again,…you can see where this is more prominent…in the display of these colors here.…You might also notice that the warmer colors…appear to move more towards you.…
And the cooler colors appear to be set back.…And that's just a characteristic of warm and…cool colors,…that they advance or recede.…
- The creative process
- Layout and composition
- Transforming images and assets in Photoshop
- Drawing logos in Illustrator
- Designing graphics and documents in InDesign
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