Demystifying the Color Picker


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Demystifying the Color Picker

Mission control for choosing our colors in Photoshop is the Color Picker which we get to by clicking on the Foreground Color swatch. And here we can change our Hue by using this vertical slider; we can change our Saturation by moving to the right or to the left. And we can change our Brightness by moving up and down, every time I do this, we see the color represented using the HSBC Hue, Saturation, Brightness, Color model, as well as RGB, LAB, CMYK and its hexadecimal value.

We can also if we wish, limit our colors to the 216 colors of the website palette, but there is no real reason to do that anymore this is after all the 21st century. So I'm not going to have that turn on. Other pieces of useful information that we get in the color picker is whether the color is going to be out of gamut, should we choose to print it using CMYK color model. And the color that I have got chosen here is out gamut, meaning that it's going to be clicked to its closest equivalent. Now there is going...

Demystifying the Color Picker
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Demystifying the Color Picker 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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