[thelist] Fluorescence on screen

Chris Johnston fuzzylizard at gmail.com
Wed Oct 6 08:25:28 CDT 2004

On Wed, 6 Oct 2004 14:05:55 +0100, Chris Kavanagh <chris at logorocks.com> wrote:
> Dear List,
> Stupid question number #4,106 (and please bear in mind I'm a web design
> newbie):
> Is it possible to get a computer screen to display fluorescent colours?
>   Like the kind of shining yellow or pink you get from a highlighter
> pen?

Try a pure yellow or a pure green. Those two colours have always
looked rather similar to a flourescent, highliter marker to me. The
best way to reproduce that would be use pure colour and then to turn
the saturation up to 100%.

chris johnston


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