The Color Wheel

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The Color Wheel

The color wheel editor is shown below

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Drag the small

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dot in the outer ring to change the Hue.

 

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Drag the small

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dot in the central triangle to change the saturation/luminosity.

 

Transparency

Drag the transparency slider clip0703 to the left to increase the transparency of the color and drag the slider to the right to reduce the transparency. You can also enter the transparency in theclip0702 box. The transparency value is between 0 and 1 where 0 is totally transparent.

 

Background

A Color Wheel or color circle is an abstract illustrative organization of color hues around a circle that shows relationships between primary colors, secondary colors, complementary colors, etc.