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  • Color And Color: The Use Of Color In Film

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    ways can a person describe color? If someone were to ask you that, what you would say? How can you describe what turquoise or maroon feels like? There are many ways you can answer this. Colors can change the way people visually perceive an the environments that surround them. After harnessing the power of sound in our film, film editors then find ways to apply colors on film. Innovators like Thomas Edison and George Mellie would painstakingly paint on film to give them color and to make them all the

  • Color And Color Perception

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    Color theorists look at the meanings of colors and the effects they may have. Color theory looks at art, philosophy, physics and psychology of color. Color communication is important to artists, graphic designers, architects, interior designers, fashion and costume designers, theatrical set design, sports and many other fields (Stockton & Shibukawa, 1984). With color you get an instant message whether it be a feeling or a warning. The effectiveness of color becomes a vital tool for communicating

  • Color

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    What is Color? You are wondering what it is to be a color? Are you a color if you paint yourself white? Is color just an exterior or is it an interior as well? Is the color you are on the outside, the color you are on the inside? Think about it this way, many people in our culture pretend to be something that they are not, just another white man, or just another black man. The fact of life is that you are what you are, and that you cannot, excluding major reconstructive surgery change what you

  • Color

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         Color is sensed when white light bounces off an object and is reflected into the eye. Objects appear different colors depending on what colors were absorbed and which were reflected. Color is "seen" by the rods and cones in the eye. Cones detect color and rods detect black, white, and shades of gray. People who cannot see colors properly are colorblind. There are many different kinds of colors and they are classified in many different ways (The World Book Encyclopedia

  • Color

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    In light of our class discussion about the light skin, dark skin dichotomy I decided to write about my perspective on the issue. Growing up I quickly found out the color of my skin impacted my life in a foremost way. In my childhood years I traveled a lot, but I spent the majority of my life in Jacksonville, Florida. Jacksonville is mildly diverse, especially in the area where my family and I lived. Moreover, the school I attended was predominantly white. With that being said, I was immersed into

  • Colors

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    Colors Emulsions are thin, gelatinous, light-sensitive coatings on film that react chemically to capture the color and shadings of a scene. Color film requires three layers of emulsions, typically cyan (a greenish blue), yellow, and magenta (a purplish red). As light passes through the layers, each emulsion records areas where its particular color appears in the scene. When developed, the emulsion releases dye that is the complementary color of the light recorded: blue light activates yellow

  • Colors: The Misconceptions Of Color Blindness

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    2014 The Misconceptions of Color Blindness As a child growing up, I always knew I did not see colors the same way other kids did. It was not until I was older, and had an eye injury, that it was realized that I was color blind. When I would tell my peers that I was color blind I always got questions like, “What color is my shirt?” and “What color is the sky?’ These questions soon became annoying, and I stopped telling people I was color blind because I do see colors. I have problems distinguishing

  • Color Dewareness And Color Blindness

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    what color vision deficiency is? Well, it is when you can’t see the same color as your peers. Each person that has color vision deficiency, or color blindness, cannot tell some colors apart from others very easily. You may even get them mixed up. This paper is going to help you understand about color blindness, facts about it, how we see color in the beginning, how does it affect us, and everything else you should, or need, to know about color blindness. So, what is color blindness? Color blindness

  • The Color Of Color In Shakespeare's Othello

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    In Shakespeare’s Othello conflict arises regularly, which is started solely because of the color of Othello’s skin. Othello has large overtone of racism, mainly revolving around an inter-racial marriage. Almost all of the characters in Othello constantly point out the fact that Othello is a person of color. Because he is a person of color he is treated far differently than his peers and it causes the play to move in a much different direction. Iago turns Othello into an outcast my using his race

  • Color In Film: The Use Of Color In Film

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    What is color? If someone were to ask you that, what would your answer be? How do you describe yellow without saying its name? You might say it reminds you of sunshine or of school buses or of warmth, but those are all examples. It’s funny how something so integral to our daily lives could be so hard to explain. Could you imagine a world entirely enveloped in grey-scale? A permanent film noir. Color is like sound, all around us, conveying emotion, shaping our world. Without it, our world would be