Color Dimensions: Creating New Principles of Color Harmony and a Practical Equation in Color Definition (Hardcover)

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Color Dimensions: Creating New Principles of Color Harmony and a Practical Equation in Color Definition (Hardcover)

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Color Dimensions is a comprehensive guide to understanding the principles of color harmony and definition. Written by renowned color expert Faber Birren, this book provides readers with a practical equation for color definition and explores new principles of color harmony that can be applied to various design projects.The book begins with an introduction to the basic concepts of color and light, including the different color systems and the psychological effects of color. It then delves into the principles of color harmony, discussing topics such as color contrast, color balance, and color saturation.One of the key features of Color Dimensions is the practical equation for color definition that Birren introduces. This equation takes into account the hue, value, and chroma of a color, providing a more precise way to define and communicate color.The book also includes a wealth of examples and illustrations to help readers understand the principles of color harmony and definition. These examples range from simple color schemes to complex designs, and cover a variety of applications such as interior design, fashion, and graphic design.Overall, Color Dimensions is a must-read for anyone interested in understanding the principles of color and how to apply them to their design work. Birren's expertise and practical approach make this book an invaluable resource for designers, artists, and color enthusiasts alike.This is a new release of the original 1934 edition.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.
Product Details ISBN: 9781258850081
ISBN-10: 1258850087
Publisher: Literary Licensing, LLC
Publication Date: October 27th, 2013
Pages: 72
Language: English