Hi,

On Tue, Sep 29, 2009 at 6:29 PM, Ecaterina Valica <vali...@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Mon, Sep 28, 2009 at 22:39, Niels Mayer <nielsma...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> >
> > http://incubator.myxwiki.org/xwiki/bin/download/
> > ColorThemes/XWATCH5/XE5.png
> >
> > http://incubator.myxwiki.org/xwiki/bin/download/
> > ColorThemes/XWATCH5/XWATCH5.png
> >
> >
> > Combining red and blue is visually stressful. They focus at different
> > lengths and therefore your eyes will be fighting to focus both colors
> > simultaneously. Even orange has enough long-wavelength red in it as to
> cause
> > this "3d optical illlusion" effect slighltly, against short-wavelength
> blues
> > and purples.
>
>
> The idea was to have a common color and blue is more general accepted. It's
> very hard to find a strong color to fit other variation, without using
> non-colors (grays, black, white). Not to mention how difficult is to find a
> color theme, that would make anyone happy :)
>
>
> >
> > Niels
> > http://nielsmayer.com
> >
> > PS: IMHO, there should be an option to put a border/bevel/inset/outset
> > (just regular html, no images or rounded corners) around the different
> > panels. Seems like Gmail has a good "look" in this regard, with simple
> > borders that look good, render efficient, and aren't distracting:
> > http://gmailblog.blogspot.com/2009/09/four-new-themes.html . They seem
> to
> > have well-chosen contrasting colors for text areas as well -- what about
> > just copying some of their simpler color "themes" (the color palette, not
> > the exact look)?
> >
> >
> > Of course you can make different adjustments to make it more don't know
> how. The idea was to use Colibri as it is.
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Apparently we've got some kind of compromise on the pastel, same
colors-than-now versions. Should we go ahead and use them?
Guillaume

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