Tags: colour

What colour is it?

This is quite beautiful in its simplicity: the hexadecimal colour value of the current time.

Swatch you doing?

A cute and fun way to put together a colour palette.

Flickr: ugordan’s Photostream

Gorgeous colour-processed images from NASA probes. I could stare at the fountains of Enceladus all day.

We are Colorblind

A really nice site dedicated entirely to making the web a better place for the colourblind.

Style Tiles

Samantha put together this handy one-page site to explain Style Tiles as part of her South by Southwest presentation.

Lexadecimal

Hexadecimal colours and their corresponding dictionary definitions. Cute.

Dribbble - My Secret for Color Schemes by Erica Schoonmaker

A very useful tip for creating cohesive colour palettes.

My Secret for Color Schemes

0to255

A cute little tool to help refine colour palettes.

Evening edition - Bobulate

A lovely idea, nicely implemented: time-conditional CSS.

Pictaculous - A Color Palette Generator (courtesy of MailChimp)

A handy tool for generating colour palettes from images.

Color Survey Results « xkcd

The wonderfully detailed analysis of a colour questionnaire.

Color Picker — Raphaël

A very nice colour picker from the brilliant Dmitry Baranovskiy.

Digital Podge 2009 - Measurable Fun | 17th December 2009

This is a gorgeous-looking website. I have no idea what it's about.

We are Colorblind » Patterns for the Color Blind

A pattern library that considers colour blindness.

Extract colors from photos and make color schemes | ColorSuckr

A very handy tool for extracting colour schemes from photographs.

The New York Review of Ideas

The colour scheme is a little odd (though I expect this will change from month to month) but the typography is tasteful and the content is king.

Multicolr Search Lab - Idée Inc.

A beautiful use of the Flickr API that allows you to browse photos with a colour picker.

[ws] Color Scheme Designer

A handy tool for putting colour palettes together.

adactio's Songcolours

Matt's bit of fun from the Last.fm hackday. Hannah's had the best generated lyric juxtaposition, "love drunk home fuck good night."

Five Simple Steps | Books

Mark's book is almost ready. Really. It's got its own site and everything so it must be true.

3spots: del.icio.us as color tool

Did you know that you could use del.icio.us to bookmark colour palettes? Neither did I.

Color Oracle

A very handy little app that sits in your menu bar on OS X and can instantly show you how your screen would look if you were colour blind.

Guardian Unlimited

The front page of The Guardian website has been redesigned with some good use of typography and colour. Shame it's so wide though.

110am. A Seasonal Design

Tom Watson's new site design changes stylesheets with the season. More of this kind of thing please, Web.

kuler

Nice online colour tool from Adobe labs.

hicksdesign: design for print and new media Ο°

Jon redesigns too. It's lovely, but a bit wide for my taste.

The 9th Incarnation of ShaunInman.com // ShaunInman.com/post

Shaun is pushing the boundaries of CSS as an indicator of the passage of the time. I'm really happy to see this kind of experimentation: this is exactly why we want separation of content and presentation.

SimpleBits

Dan has redesigned. Or maybe that should be realigned. Either way, it feels just perfect. Talented bastard.

eChalk colour perception

This is the most amazing optical effect in the world... or at least a good mind hack.

two point three

This is a beautiful blog.