Film Research- The Shining
Wednesday, 19 February 2014
Thursday, 6 February 2014
Logos for Production-Analysis
Red brings text and images to the foreground. Use it as an accent color to stimulate people to make quick decisions; In advertising. Red is widely used to indicate danger (high voltage signs, traffic lights). This color is also commonly associated with energy and danger.
Whereas the black mountain is Black is associated with power, elegance, formality, death, evil, and mystery.
Black is a mysterious color associated with fear and the unknown (black holes). It usually has a negative connotation (blacklist, black humor, 'black death'). Black denotes strength and authority; it is considered to be a very formal, elegant, and prestigious color (black tie, black Mercedes). In heraldry, black is the symbol of grief.
Black gives the feeling of perspective and depth, but a black mountain diminishes readability. A black suit or dress can make you look thinner. When designing for a gallery of art or photography, you can use a black or gray background to make the other colors stand out. Black contrasts well with bright colors. Combined with red or orange – other very powerful colors – black gives a very aggressive color scheme.