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Using the Color Picker

By Elizabeth LePage  ·  November 30th, 2011

Our latest entry in our “Quick Video Tips” series walks you through the different options found inside Elements’ Color Picker. If you’ve ever wondered what RGB or HSB stand for, or what that crazy ‘#’ box (called the ‘hex triplet’????) is for, this video is for you!

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7 Replies to Using the Color Picker:

  1. Joan

    December 1, 2011 at 7:08 am

    Great video and easy to follow. I also liked the available cheat sheet. Joan

  2. Michael

    December 1, 2011 at 1:17 pm

    Nice explanation that gave some depth to a part of the program that I have taken for granted until now. Well done!

  3. Howard

    December 3, 2011 at 7:39 pm

    I never really understood the color picker even though I use it, This video answered many of my questions. Thanks!

  4. Alan

    December 5, 2011 at 11:20 pm

    I am having trouble viewing any of the video tutorials. I’m using Windows 7, Internet Explorer 9 and tried downloading Apple’s Quick Time Player serveral times, but when attempting to view a video, I get an error message saying “You must install Quick Time browser plugins to view this content”. I even went into the MIME filet type settings in the QT Browser tab after reading countless blogs. I redownloaded QT Player several times and ultimately removed the program as it doesn’t work, or at least for me. As a result, I am not able to benefit from the video tutorials beacuse I cannot play them. Any suggestions you may have would be most appreciated. Thank you very much, Alan Mattes

  5. Anis

    January 14, 2012 at 2:22 pm

    I understood the theory behind it which was nice but i wish there was more explanation on use of the tool.Would any one know the six digit codes for blue sky and green grass .Thanks .

  6. Jean

    May 24, 2012 at 4:19 am

    This was very, very informative. Great explanation.

  7. Chris

    June 20, 2013 at 3:31 am

    Very useful intro to the PSE colour picker tool.

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