Color Theory and Design Principles-photoshop

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RGB
red, green, blue - used for web pages
CMYK
cyan, magenta, yellow and black - used for print
Marquee tools
selects a geometrically shaped area - such as a rectangle.
Lasso tools
use when need to define an area by hand, such as odd shapes.
tolerance
the similarity or difference of pixels selected
single row or column
defines the border as 1 pixel wide row or column
anti-alias
creates a smooth edge selection
feathering
blurs the selection edges by adding a transition boundary between the selection and its surrounding pixels.
Hue
another word for color
chroma
the intensity or purity of a color
tint
a color mixed with white
tone
a color mixed with gray.
shade
a color mixed with black.
analogous color
adjacent color on a color wheel
complementary color
color that are opposite on a color wheel
movement
uses lines, color and repetition to create an illusion of motion
lines
can indicate motion
balance
comparing or estimating two things and the contrast between them.
unity
correct balance of composition of color that produces a harmonious effect.
emphasis
express with particular stress or force.