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


Subject: Re: What is music ... = spirals (OT: introduction to color)
From: Li-Chuan Chong (chuan@writeme.com)
Date: Sun Nov 20 2005 - 20:08:19 EST


For your info.

http://www.cs.rit.edu/~ncs/color/

> From: Li-Chuan Chong <chuan@writeme.com>
> Reply-To: cec-conference@concordia.ca
> Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2005 00:55:31 +0000
> To: <cec-conference@concordia.ca>
> Subject: Re: What is music ... = spirals (OT: color wheel)
>
> 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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