Mixing Colours of Equal Luminance — Part 2

How to mix colours of equal brightness for your colour palette

Colin Shanley
Sep 20, 2020 · 7 min read
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In this two-part series, I show you how to create colours for your palette that are of equal luminance. In Part 1 I explained exactly what luminance (perceived brightness) and relative luminance (relative to solid white or black) actually are. The way in which screen pixels and subpixels…