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Which color is pink?

This can't be answered. "Pink" is not a scientific or math formula. It's a subjective name chosen by a viewer. 500 viewers may all choose a different color to designate as "pink". ...
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How to find a maximum set of well separated color-gradients black-to-color?

OK the real answer is don't do it. Its not really possible to do this with very many colors. Finding singular colors that work is a significantly challenging thing, what your asking is even more ...
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inkscape arrow tip color disappeared in browser

This is a known issue (see here). A workaround is to use the following extension to color the markers: Extensions > Modify Path > Color Markers…
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When is it really worth it to convert RGB to CMYK (If printers do it anyway!)

The RGB gamut is larger than the CMYK gamut. It is exceptionally possible to have RGB colors which can not be reproduced via CMYK inks. Auto-conversion will use a "best guess". These guesses ...
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When is it really worth it to convert RGB to CMYK (If printers do it anyway!)

IMHO, the only moment necessary is when the provider needs it. And this is almost only the case when you have a "prepress" process, for example, sheetfed offset lithography, separations for ...
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inkscape arrow tip color disappeared in browser

Inkscape is using context-stroke. You can see the path's style within the markers contains this... fill:context-stroke;stroke:context-stroke context-stroke is a new feature of SVG 2, it does not ...
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Question about what colours fall into the pointers gamut

When the Tftcentral website says that chromaticity is what defines a colour gamut, they are doing so in the context of video screens which add light emitting primary colours, which are generated ...
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Question about what colours fall into the pointers gamut

Essentially the cromaticity chart is a 2D slice of a 3D image. The critical thing that your lengthy question is missing is that you assume the ability to make colors is same in each slice. This is not ...
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How can i color this shape?

Illustrator is not especially flexible in editing bitmap images. I guess your image is a PNG which is one popular bitmap image format. Hopefully you have a higher resolution or at least a less blurred ...
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When is it really worth it to convert RGB to CMYK (If printers do it anyway!)

The canonical method to handle color conversion problems is using ICC profiles for all involved devices and software that is able to handle them. The ICC specifically had this task. So you need to get ...
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When is it really worth it to convert RGB to CMYK (If printers do it anyway!)

This depends on the type of client: some (arguably, most) clients have no idea what RGB and CMYK are, they just need things done so they can get the sale, funding, etc and move on to the next item. ...
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How do I stop Pencil drawn shapes from being transparent? - Adobe Illustrator

Double click the pencil tool in the toolbar to bring up the pencil tool options. Tick the box to "Fill New Pencil Strokes". Then choose your fill color and your new Pencil strokes will be ...
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Which color is pink?

Lots of different colors are called pink Color names are all over the place. We simply can not agree on a name for all colors. Dont believe us? Well its handy then that XKCD made a color survey. ...
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Which color is pink?

Approaching your question directly, "PINK COLOR" is not a color reference and could mean anything in our own color perception. Naming "PINK" certain values and accept them as "...
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How to find a maximum set of well separated color-gradients black-to-color?

After some fruitful discussions here and elsewhere I've set out to find such a color scheme myself. This is all work in progress. I will update as I proceed, but remarks and comments are welcome. ...
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Is there a name/formulae for the hue-circle scaling Adobe is using with "Kuler"

I'm currently investigating this issue. To state my problem, it is that, with a different colour wheel, you get different suggested colour harmonies. In the Adobe wheel, red and green are '...
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