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Effective use of color in documents
Author(s): Aaron Marcus
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Paper Abstract

The paper explains how to use color as an effective tool to improve communication, especially in technical and business documents. The paper presents a collection of practical recommendations for color selection, semantic references, and pragmatic issues. The text also discusses a process for achieving effective use of color. Researchers and developers can use these recommendations in typical document design projects and can incorporate them into development strategies for hardware and software.

Paper Details

Date Published: 9 May 1994
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 2171, Color Hard Copy and Graphic Arts III, (9 May 1994); doi: 10.1117/12.175325
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Aaron Marcus, Aaron Marcus and Associates, Inc. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2171:
Color Hard Copy and Graphic Arts III
Jan Bares, Editor(s)

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