ARTICLE SUMMARY: As designers we spend a lot of time on color and the science of color so we can use it effectively in our designs.

Over the Years there have been countless studies looking at how we see and perceive color and how color affects us in general.

In “The Realities And Myths Of Contrast And Color” by Andrew Somers takes all the information from these studies and explains what it all means to designers. He looks at

  • A simple overview of human Vision
  • The imaginary reality of perception
  • Throwing you a curve (eye) ball

The above list is just a drop in the bucket on what Andrew talks about. When it comes to color there is no such thing as to much information.

With better understanding comes better design and this soup to nuts article on color will give you the knowledge you need to help you create an award winning website.

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