Choose Wisely: Colors
- Color Terms
There are a few terms that help us measure color.
Hue, Value, and Saturation
- Hue-refers to the color family or name of a color such as: red, orange, blue
- Value-the degree of lightness or darkness of a color
- Saturation-refers to a color’s purity Highly saturated colors look clean and bright, like the colors you see on a color wheel. As other colors are added or mixed to these colors, they become less saturated.