colors, complementary

colors, complementary

Two colors at opposite points on the color scale, for example, orange and blue, green and red.
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"Through sharper and more realistic colors, complementary audio and an elevated presentation, our Cinema LED Screen makes viewers feel as if they are part of the picture," said HS Kim, President of Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics.
"Through sharper and more realistic colors, complementary audio and an elevated presentation, our cinema LED screen makes viewers feel as if they are part of the picture," explained HS Kim, the president of Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics.
This lesson begins with my walking students through the color harmonies, such as primary colors, secondary colors, tertiary colors, analogous colors, complementary color schemes, monochromatic, and then discuss color vocabulary such as tints, shades, tones, hues, intensity, saturation, local color, etc ...
warm/cool colors, complementary colors, school colors/school name or even the elements and principles of art.
I threw out such ideas as warm and cool colors, primary and secondary colors, complementary colors and so on.
The last portion of Peggy's presentation elaborates on various color schemes, including analogous colors, complementary colors and monochromatic colors, and explains what they are and how they look.