A D V E R T I S E M E N T
This lesson deals
primarily with color and color selection methods. Because this is a
beginner's course, we are not going to go into all the intricacies of
working with color and understanding color theory, but you do need to
understand some basic principles. For more in-depth discussion on color
theory as it relates to graphics software.
An introduction to color
in print and on the Web, from Desktop Publishing Guide Jacci Howard Bear.
Graphics Fundamentals: Distinguishing Photoshop Color Modes
"Images come in many
colors -- and color comes in many flavors. The RGB colors on your monitor are
not the same as CMYK colors of your printer. To get the best results, you need
to know which color mode to use when in Adobe Photoshop so your images look
good. Here's a short course on Photoshop's color modes." This article from
ElementK Journals provides overviews of Grayscale, RGB, CMYK, and Lab Color