Re: typeface colors and contrast: how light is too light?

Subject: Re: typeface colors and contrast: how light is too light?
From: "Susan W Gallagher" <susanwg -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "Pamela Denchfield" <PamelaD -at- onyx -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 23 May 2008 14:25:15 -0700

Teal-ish? Wouldn't look bad for a heading. Or you could use it as a
background and reverse the text to either white or one of the other light
colors. You can use a medium-to-light shade for table gridlines and for
lines around headers and footers or for lines above and below headings.
HTH!
-Sue Gallagher


On 5/23/08, Pamela Denchfield <PamelaD -at- onyx -dot- com> wrote:
>
> Our group was asked to apply a corporate color palette to the headings in
> an .html readme template. The darkest color uses the RGB Values of R 65, G
> 97, B 119. This and the other available colors appear to my eyes to have
> less than "conventional" amounts of contrast on white backgrounds, but maybe
> that's just me. (I can read it easily, but I wonder what the norm is.)
>
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