How Do You Create A Color Swatch From A JPG?
The JPG image file format is one of the most common used to transmit images via the Internet. Creating color swatches from a JPG file can be challenging, especially when matching a color as close as possible to its original color family hue. Each time a file is saved or compressed, the image diminishes and loses quality. By depicting your color and using a color directory, you will be able to match a color within several degrees and create your color swatch. Open your JPG format file. Do not convert it into another format. Although JPG does offer the advantage of choosing better quality when saving or opening the file, note that the higher the quality selected for your picture, the larger your file size will become. This can distort the color you want to create your color swatch from. Print the JPG file. This will allow you to compare the printed color with your computer screen color. Check your printer’s resolution as well as your computer’s settings. For example, if your printer has