Discussions on color harmony, complete with a vocabulary that enables in-depth understanding of hue, value, and saturation. Addresses issues involved when colors must be translated from one medium to another.
Divided into four thematic parts - solidarity, power, innovation, and desire - each section highlights the often violent, emotional, and complex histories of color in dress across geographical, temporal and cultural boundaries.
Follow global color authority Pantone on this vivid journey through the rich history of color in fashion. Favorite hues and their appearances across the decades are profiled in informative text and copiously illustrated by runway photos and archival images.
Guide for filmmakers toward making the right color selections for their films, and helps movie buffs understand why they feel the way they do while watching movies that incorporate certain colors. (Also in print: PN1995.9.C546 B46 2005)