gpick 0.2.2-1

Advanced color picker
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gpick is a color picker tool with palette creation and modification tools. It is written in C++ and uses GTK+ toolkit for user interface.

Main features:

  • Fast color picking
  • Magnified screen area
  • Magnification from 2 to 10 times
  • Colors automatically named
  • Closest color name is found using CIE94 color difference function, which is closer to the way humans interpret color differences, than difference of red, green and blue color amounts
  • Palette export function
  • Inkscape/Gimp Palette (*.gpl)
  • Adobe Swatch Exchange (*.ase)
  • Alias/WaveFront Material (*.mtl)
  • Picked colors can be copied to clipboard in multiple formats
  • Hexadecimal notation - #rrggbb
  • Three-digit RGB notation - rgb(red, green, blue)
  • Three-digit HSL notation - hsl(hue, saturation, lightness)
  • Oversampling with five falloff types
  • Multiple pixel values are averaged to help picking colors from sources with noise, patterns and etc, where each pixel is different and overall color is produced by different amounts of particular color
  • Mix two or more colors using variable number of steps and different mixing types
  • Create lightness and/or saturation variations
  • Create harmonious colors

last updated on:
June 8th, 2010, 9:28 GMT
license type:
BSD License 
developed by:
Albertas Vyšniauskas
ROOT \ Multimedia \ Graphics
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What's New in This Release:
  • New color brightness and darkness control
  • New panel for color variation display
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