On Sat, 05 Jan 2013 01:26:25 +0200, Kaba <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>5.1.2013 1:08, Jennifer Murphy wrote: >> The only problem is that some of the colors are a little too faint >> (light). This happens then all three values are too close to 255. Pure >> white is (255,255,255). Pure black is (0,0,0). > >> Is there a better way to do this? > >Yes. Try the HSV color space > >http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HSL_and_HSV > >which gives you intuitive controls over color. Not that sci.math is the >right place to ask this. The comp.graphics.algorithms seems dead, but >there are still some of us regulars looking, out of habit I guess.
Wow. That's very interesting. Thanks for the pointer. I think it will take me awhile to get my head around the concepts.