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color contrast

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(Psychology) psychol the change in the appearance of a colour surrounded by another colour; for example, grey looks bluish if surrounded by yellow
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The corridors all looked very similar and blended into one another, so as part of a wider refurbishment project we decided to repaint the communal areas and use colour contrast to help residents distinguish between different areas.
The collection also features more creative outfits, integrating African print inspiration as well as colour contrast pieces.
We love the colour contrast and the minimal accessories letting the dress be the main focus.
This display technology allows deeper blacks and richer colour contrast as compared to its LED and LCD cousins.
"Existing diagnosis techniques detect nAMD only once there is noticeable structural damage to the eye but this study hopes to diagnose the condition at an earlier stage, using colour contrast sensitivity testing that can spot slight changes in cells of the inner eye."
The company's software makes websites accessible to everyone by reading out content, changing the colour contrast settings or translating into one of 52 languages.
It was observed that white yoghurt eaten from a white spoon was rated sweeter than white yoghurt tasted on a black spoon, thus suggesting that colour contrast was also an important factor.
These tell about the design of dress colour, that the changing of spatial contrast can achieve different effects, as by so doing one can increase or reduce the intensity of the colour contrast, so as to stress a certain kind of emotion and harmonize the colour allocation, which means the contrast of colouring areas is one of the important approaches in colour design.
The busy Aztec-esque pattern draws your eye, while the thin red belt offers a colour contrast to the bluey-grey shading of the dress.
These data are supported by the secondary, clinically meaningful efficacy variables colour contrast sensitivity, changes in retinal nerve fibre layer thickness and clinical benefit.
The colour contrast between the two individual components of a double star system becomes greatest when the stars each shine with a light that is at the opposite end of the visible part of the electromagnetic spectrum.