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The 10 Commandments of Color Theory is a comprehensive resource for all those who find choosing color themes a task too baffling and intricate. From the psychological impact of colors to the various different color schemes and combinations, this infographic holistically sums up the essentials of color selection and the anatomy of the color wheel all in one, unique layout.

The 10 points illustrated below dish out for you the elementary science behind the theory of color. This infographic is a sequel to DesignMantic’s The 10 Commandments of Typography which you can check out here

10 Commandments of Color Theory

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No one said being a designer is easy.

Being a designer is kind of like riding the Gravitron at an amusement park. You’re strapped to a chair going a zillion miles an hour, and every time you try to look around at what everyone else is doing it’s just one big blur of awesomeness. In fact we’d argue it’s one of the toughest jobs out there (well, maybe not as tough as being president).

In order to show you just what designers go through on a daily basis, iStockphoto decided to create an infographic (or infauxgraphic) all about designer truths.*

For example, you know you’re a designer when:

•   You have the attention span of a goldfish

•   You see the world in fonts

•   Your workday looks like a nightclub schedule

 

* All of these “truths” are based on iStockphoto’s observations and opinions, but we think we can all agree nothing has ever been truer than a designer’s desire for a unicorn deathmatch.

 

 

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