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Lighten

  

create a new color with higher brightness

 

Calling Sequence

Parameters

Description

Examples

Compatibility

Calling Sequence

Lighten(color)

Lighten(color, factor)

Parameters

color

-

color format recognized by ColorTools

factor

-

positive number

Description

• 

The Lighten command creates a new Color structure which has the same hue and chroma as the input color, but is multiplied by a factor of 1.2. In other words, the new Color structure is lighter by a factor of 1.2.

• 

If the optional parameter factor is given the output is lightened by that factor if it is greater than 1, and the reciprocal otherwise.

Examples

withColorTools:

LightenDarkRed

RGB : 0.654 0 0

(1)

LightenDarkRed,1.5

RGB : 0.818 0 0

(2)

LightenDarkRed,11.5

RGB : 0.818 0 0

(3)

Compatibility

• 

The ColorTools[Lighten] command was introduced in Maple 16.

• 

For more information on Maple 16 changes, see Updates in Maple 16.

See Also

ColorTools

ColorTools/ColorSpaces

ColorTools[Color]

ColorTools[Darken]

 


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