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By Eigenlogik LLC

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Spectrum is an app for easily and intuitively creating beautiful color schemes.

Inspired by the principles of color theory, Spectrum allows you to:

• Create aesthetically pleasing color schemes based on harmony rules
• Explore tints and shades for colors in your palette
• Automatically generate color schemes from images
• Preview your color schemes using a variety of visualizations
• Capture colors from your screen using the built-in color picking tool
• Organize your collection of color schemes into a searchable database
• Import and Export your color schemes as CSS, PNG and ASE files
• Switch between two color wheel modes - perceptual and uniform
• Compose schemes using your preferred color profile


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What's New in Version 1.6.0

- You can now select multiple palettes for export (either combined or individually)
- You can now manually arranging palettes in the library
- Support for backing up and restoring the entire library
- Improved compatibility with Spectrum for iOS
- Minor design tweaks
- Fixed a bug which could produce inadvertent palette color changes
- Fixed iCloud issue on OS X Lion
- Fixed a scrolling issue on Mavericks


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Customer Reviews

good, but maybe needs updating...

I moved to Yosemite, and my go-to app, Color Schemer Studio did not work any more. I had bought this app in the past, and I checked it out more throroughly. Good! I should have been using it all along. And it doesn’t die instantly in Yosemite. But there are a few bugs. The eyedropper tool won’t get anything but white on the main monitor on a two monitor setup under Yosemite. Sometimes the cursor disappears when the app is active. Things go a bit wonky. Maybe not my perfect app in the Yosemite era. Need to keep looking for something like this, as I work with color a lot.

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  • $19.99
  • Category: Graphics & Design
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.6.0
  • Size: 1.8 MB
  • Language: English
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Compatibility: OS X 10.7 or later, 64-bit processor

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