Re: What is music ... = spirals (OT: color wheel)


Subject: Re: What is music ... = spirals (OT: color wheel)
From: Li-Chuan Chong (chuan@writeme.com)
Date: Sun Nov 20 2005 - 19:55:31 EST


Dear Kevin and all,

Have fun with this colour wheel.

http://www.wellstyled.com/tools/colorscheme2/index-en.html

Best regards
Chuan

> From: Kevin Austin <kevin.austin@videotron.ca>
> Reply-To: cec-conference@concordia.ca
> Date: Sun, 20 Nov 2005 17:35:02 -0500
> To: cec-conference@concordia.ca
> Cc: cec-conference@concordia.ca, Kenneth Newby <knewby@sfu.ca>
> Subject: Re: What is music ... = spirals
>
> I like the idea of inventing new colors.
>
> The (suggested) crossfade I proposed as a spiral.
>
>
> Best
>
> Kevin
>
>
>
>
> At 13:53 -0800 2005/11/20, Kenneth Newby wrote:
>> On the color wheel:
>>
>> The color circle is an invention of Sir Isaac Newton and is
>> basically an artistic invention applied to a scientific analysis,
>> given that he had to synthesize new colors not found in the spectrum
>> of colors he observed from the prism. To construct his wheel he had
>> to create magenta and blue violet, blends of red and blue to, in
>> effect, create a crossfade from the low to high ends of the visible
>> light spectrum.
>> Very much like crossfade looping an audio or video sample! Other
>> spatial models of color followed: Goethe, Maxwell, and other
>> "shapes"... triangles, cubes, cones, etc.
>>
>> kenneth.
>>



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