Choosing colors


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Choosing colors

This movie is a summary of the different ways to choose your colors in Photoshop, in no particular order, let's begin with the Swatches panel. If I have my Swatches panel open I can choose my foreground color by clicking on the color that I like, and to choose the background color, I hold down the Command or the Ctrl key and click. I can also Load pre-saved Swatches or I can work from any of these predefined color matching systems. I can also use the Color panel and on the Color panel I can mix my colors by adjusting these sliders, and we have sliders that correspond to Photoshop's different color models.

I am going to switch to RGB now, and they are mixing my colors and I am seeing a scale of 255, 0-255 for each of my three primary colors. These two swatches here represent the foreground and background colors, duplicating what we have down here at the bottom of Tool panel, foreground and background colors. I can also, if I wish, just move my eyedropper along the flattened color w...

Choosing colors
Video duration: 6m 41s 5h 18m Intermediate

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Choosing colors provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Nigel French as part of the Photoshop for Designers: Color

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Design
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Photoshop
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