Enhance Complimentary Colors in Photoshop
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Working with Color
Working with color is never easy, there are just too darned many colors to keep up with. Scientists estimate the human eye can see 7-10 MILLION colors. Imagine if you had 10 Million friends and you had to remember all of their names. Not gonna happen.
Some colors look better together than others and a quick way to see if those colors might compliment each other is to check out a color wheel. Generally complimentary colors will always look good together. To push it even farther try going with a triad – three colors together such as red, yellow, and blue.
Color Scheme Designer
Using complimentary colors is a great way to add a refined touch to your images while making them work better as a whole. Complimentary colors are colors that are opposite from one other on the color wheel. don’t have a color wheel, you say? Don’t worry! Check out this awesome online color wheel and take a look at the examples below.
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Image by Lucas Menezes