Colour and Composition

Colour and composition

Arranging aesthetic forms of computer graphics

  • Colour vision
    • Light, spectrum and trichromatic vision
    • Models of colour synthesis
    • History of colour application
    • Colour contrasts:
      hue, extension, saturation, temperature, complementarity & simultaneity
  • Colour meaning
    • Psychological effects
    • Colour in nature & culture
    • Design principles
  • Image composition
    • Motive, role, symmetry, contrast, rhythm
    • Perspective and projection
    • Aperture effect: depth of field
    • Shutter effect: freeze motion, motion blur
    • Format, frame & cropping

Resources

Assignment

Graphic poster

Graphic poster

Mac OSXMS WindowsLinuxGIMP JavaMarvinEditor MS WindowsPhotoFiltre (with Plugins & Add-ons)

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