Colors of the Rainbow
Color Properties / Terminology
The Color Wheel
Color Space and Gamut
Multi Model Color Blender
With the color blender you can blend two colors
to generate one to eight intermediate colors. The
equal gradation of color component values very likely produces
a harmonious color set. You still need to
experiment but it's fun and quite easy to get to a pleasing
result. To tweak each individual color click on
the links to the color picker or the color converter.
The color picker interface allows you to set the source color
About the Color Models
L*a*b* blending is similar to RGB blending but you can easily notice how the chroma components influence blending.
HSL, HSL+ and pHSL
For all HSL color models there is clockwise and
This color model uses equal gradation of (relative) luminance instead of lightness. For eight intermediate colors the computation gets a little heavy. So this could be the right moment to download and install a
This is the inhouse developed Painter's HSL color model covering a subset of HSL with the intention to potentially select more aesthetically appealing colors.
When you select this color model, source color and destination color get converted as well.
Saving your colors:
Click on the permalink by which you'll extend the URL of your browser's address bar with the color codes of your current clipboard colors. Then bookmark this page like you do with any other page.
Note that by clicking on the permalink you can also utilize your browser history as an