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Munsell color system gray values

I am working with the "real.dat" data found on the following site: http://www.rit.edu/cos/colorscience/rc_munsell_renotation.php However, the data is missing the central column of gray values where ...
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Interior of Johannes Itten's color sphere?

Johannes Itten's color sphere is described here. The description includes an English translation. Here is one of his drawings: For reference, here is a vertical cross section of Albert H. Munsell's ...
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Interior of Munsell's sphere?

The Munsell color sphere is described on Wikpedia. But what does the inside of the sphere look like? There is some conjecture on Wikipedia (most of which is original research), and I can only find ...
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Books on color science

I am not sure whether this is the right place to ask, but I'm currently working on an automatic color scheme creating tool and the only sources I have found on this topic are very loosely tied with ...
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Why should lines be avoided in tables?

I read some books about typography and design. They all recommended to avoid lines in tables, and instead to make use of spacing. I found that reasonable and adhered henceforth to those rules. ...
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Looking for an Introductory Books [duplicate]

-I'm looking for an introductory books in "Graphic Designing" for beginners, Please help! A little note to Admins: If the post violates your rules... Kindly, Edit it to be in keeping with the rules......
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How to create this dot graphic effect in illustrator? [closed]

I am trying to recreate this dot graphic effect, but the method I was going to use, which was make a stack of lines, distort them using effects, and then create brush of dots with different spacing ...
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Legibility of familiar fonts vs. typical considerations for typeface legibility

I recently had a coworker mention that we might prefer selecting a handful of familiar fonts for some built-in themes for a software application we are developing over a handful of other potential ...
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Best plotting symbols for scientific plots with multiple datasets

At this moment I have found only one enlightening discussion on the best practices of choosing of plotting symbols for scientific plots. It is in the book Cleveland W.S. The Elements of Graphing ...
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What requirements are there for a valid US postcard?

When designing postcards meant to be sent with the US Postal Service, what requirements to we need to keep in mind when working on the design? Which areas are we free to use for designs, and which ...
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Texturized torus surface

I'd like to obtain a figure like the image below, with transparent (maybe white) background but for a torus surface. I'm checking Google for hours but no success. Any idea where to look for? In ...