ColorImpact Publisher's description
from Tiger Color
With ColorImpact you can create beautiful color schemes at the click of a button.
Experience the fun of using this interactive color wheel! No more guesswork when you pick colors for your next design project. With a single click you can create color combinations with an impact. Version 4 of the award winning ColorImpact features a completely redesigned user interface with lots of new tools and functions.
Point And Click Your Way To Stunning Color Schemes
It's easy. It's fun. And it works the first time you try it. Just select a color that pleases you, and the visual color wheel instantly displays a selection of perfectly matching colors. It's that easy!
But it doesn't stop there! Now comes the fun part: Play with different color harmonies, add shades and tints and visually fine tune your color scheme to perfection.
The final result you can print and take to the store, or you can export it to your favorite design application.
Aimed At Beginners As Well As Professional Designers
So advanced, it's actually simple. Start with the basic color harmonies, and create great results the first time you try. And as you become more seasoned, the program is loaded with advanced capabilities.
Explore And Test Your Color Schemes With Advanced Built-in Tools
Test patternSee something you like? Just drag the colors to the color palette and use the color variations tool to create shades and tints. Then see how the colors interact by adding them to one of the built-in test patterns.
Quickly Create Perfect Color Palettes
Color PaletteCreate your own color palettes for popular design applications like Photoshop, Flash, Corel Xara, PaintShop Pro, Illustrator, Fireworks, Freehand, Dreamweaver, and FrameMaker etc.
Export Your Color Schemes to Your Favorite Design Program
Sample SchemeColorImpact can export color schemes to most popular design applications. It supports the following formats: BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, CSS, HTML, ACO, ACT, ACF, WMF, EMF and several text formats.
A Color Scheme Database At Your Fingertips
ColorImpact can hold an unlimited number of color palettes. And they are available right there when you open the program. And you can add a title and a description to each color scheme and to each individual swatch.
ColorImpact 4 Delivers Unmatched Features And Possibilities:
Full support for Windows 7
Built-in Color Theory Tutorial
- learn while having fun!
Improved feature Color Harmonies Mode
- lets you experiment with the basic color schemes taught in art schools
Experimental Color Wheel
A fantastic tool for creating advanced color schemes and dazzling color palettes
NEW: Extract color palette from images
Sophisticated image analyzer extracts the color palette from any image.
This is the method used by top designers to create a beautifuly balanced color palette.
gives you exact color values and a textual color description - indispensable for the visually impaired
NEW: Full support for CMYK colors
Create color palettes for use in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.
Unlimited Number of Color Palettes
- each palette holding an unlimited number of colors
NEW: Color combination tester
New tool for testing all color combinations in a palette. Very useful for designing charts, maps, user interfaces and color palettes that require sufficient contrast between the colors.
Automatic Online Updates
Minor version updates are free - and they are easy to install!
IMPROVED: Large Selection Of Test Patterns
-test your color schemes on real designs
Flexible User Interface
- adapt the program to your preferences
NEW: Support for hexadecimal shorthand notation
Shrink web designs and CSS style sheets dramatically by using shorthand notation.
NEW: Advanced option to fine tune color palette
Double click a color in the palette to lighten darken or fine tune the hue.
NEW: Matching gray tones option
All basic color harmonies can now create matching gray tones
NEW: Improved synchronization with Ultra Color Picker
All changes in one program is immediately visible in the other
Flexible CSS Export
Indispensable for web designers
Color Blindness Simulation
- make sure your designs work for the visually impaired
(very important for web designers)
Print swatches and color values
Very Flexible Export Functions
Makes it easy to use your color schemes in your favorite design program
System Requirements:No special requirements.
Program Release Status: Minor Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall