When we deal with images and drawings we have to work with various colors. Just not only for the images and drawings, we also choose colors for attractive text appearance and colorful designs. Here some applications are discussed that will help you choosing and picking different types of colors when you will need them to complete a task. You will be able to search colors from millions of colors. However, colors can differ monitors to monitors in different settings. Among the applications, you will find some of them are very user friendly and some are not.
This is an application that has advanced and basic modes to give different color facilities to the users. The modes include HSV, CMYK, RGB, and HEX formats. There is also an eyedropper built-in tool. For each instance of the software a user can create his/her own color palettes. If it is needed to use custom palettes of same choice, it is possible by setting multiple colorPicker instances. Using the Flash’s shared objects the custom palettes can be saved to the workstations. It is possible to define the color palette, basic palette and color squares’ size as the developers want. They can do this through the XML. Use the software to know more about its features.
Desktop Color Finder
ColourLovers Desktop Color Finder is an Adobe AIR application. This application will help you to search from 1 million named colors, and thousands of color palettes that are created by users. Those who like to work with various colors and sometimes fall in problems to pick the right color, this application can help them to find out their desired color. You can view the colors by dragging the mouse over the on-screen items. You can also select nearby colors by using this application.
This is an Adobe AIR application. This was first made for the personal use of the program creator; afterward this was released for all. For its user friendly features you will be able to perform tasks easily. Easily you can make your own palettes and can keep them in an organized way. The colors are displayed very systematically. In image related tasks, sometimes it is too important to use proper color for the proper expose and expression of the image. In this application you can import ASE files. In a palette, there can unlimited number of colors, though there is a practical limit to show the colors.
Kuler Desktop Application
This is an Adobe AIR application. This application will help you to search different color themes from the kuler.adobe.com website. This is a very reliable application and website among various color searching applications. The purpose of this application is to share and create different color harmonies. In image editing, the Photoshop, Illustrator are very popular and famous; using the application you can import the themes into the InDesign CS3, Illustrator, and Photoshop directly. If you want to use this application, you have to sign up as a member in the website.