Effective Use of Color

For an assignment in my Intro to Media Arts class, I was asked to search for two design examples (one web design & one print advertisement) where color is used as a primary component.

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For the web design, I chose the Rdio site.  I feel that the color is dynamic and expressive, which generates a lot of  balance within the image they use.  The colors chosen are all over the spectrum wheel complimenting the diverse range of artist’s in today’s music culture.

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For the print advertisement, I chose the Brooks shoe ad.  I feel they picked the similar colors of the product and the warped scenery in the background to create a high energy visual.  The picture captures your attention and staring at it too long, might lead your eye to view the product instead.

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About crimsonreign

I am 37 years young. I am currently enrolled at Lane Community College which is located in Eugene, Oregon. I went back to school to further my education and learn a variety of skills. I believe being multi-disciplined can lead to more career opportunities so I am aiming towards an AA in multimedia design. I created my wordpress profile as an assignment for my Intro to Media Arts class. I will list various blogs related to the class. I have recently began delving into the world of photography and I will share some pictures I have taken in the near future. Audio/Video is an area of interest that I hope to learn more and become involved in.
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