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A little primer on Color

Captain Disillusion’s seven minute overview of some concepts in color theory is worth your time:

Reading for Wednesday

  • Colin Ware Visual Thinking for Design (Waltham, MA: Morgan Kaufman, 2008). Chapter 2.
  • Edward R. Tufte The Visual Display of Quantitative Information (Cheshire, CT: Graphics Press, 1983). Chapter 2.
  • Claus E. Wilke Fundamentals of Data Visualization (Sebastopol, California: O’Reilly Media, 2019), Chapters 2 and 3.

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