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01 January 2004, 03:50 PM
hi..i need to know what colours like C_BLACK or C_LIGHT_GRAY are and how can i enter these values in photoshop...im very confused..
thanks a lot
01 January 2004, 07:40 AM
I've never heard colours named like that. What is this in reference to?
In html code black is #000000 and a light grey (web safe) would be #999999 or #cccccc (the lightest).
01 January 2004, 10:35 AM
hi..me neither:) ..thats the problem..ive found out though what the colours represent as rgb values.. but it amazed me to find so few things with google when you search for 'C_BLACK' or 'C_LIGHT_GREY'..these names do exist but i honestly dont know why:)
01 January 2004, 12:38 PM
Ok, for what I've saw the C_ thing is just a definition nothing more, the values are not HEX, and full RGB Normalized values ranging from 0,000 to 1,000.
So C_BLACK = R:000 - G:000 - B:000
and C_LIGHT_GRAY since its values are R:0.75, G:0.75, B:0.75 they are the same as R:191 - G:191 - B:191
I hope this helps
01 January 2004, 10:10 PM
thanks a lot..im still not sure i understand though..:)
where did you find out what those values are?...how can i find out what the rgb values are for myself, theres a few more C_ values that i need to 'translate' and id like to kknow how to do that myself.
thanks a lot for your help
01 January 2004, 08:34 PM
Multiply your normalized values by 255 :)
01 January 2006, 08:00 AM
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