Creating 2-D Animations on Canvas - interactive colour ball

In this tutorial, you will learn the following:

  • How to create any colour using the three primary colours - red, blue and green.
  • How to make 16-million colours using a value between 0 and 255 for each primary colour.
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Interactive Colour Ball

The animation allows you to use the three primary colours - red, gree and blue - to produce any other colour that you can think of.

In theory, it can produce 16-million colours, depending on the values of red, green and blue.


Red:        0   255

Green:  0   255

Blue:     0   255

 

The range element may not work with Mozilla Firefox.



The Code for Interactive Colour Ball

<script>
var canvas = document.getElementById('myCanvas');
var context = canvas.getContext('2d');
var radr;var radg;var radb;
function fun() {
// red value;
radr=eval(document.getElementById('redp').value);
// green value;
radg=eval(document.getElementById('greenp').value);
// blue value;
radb=eval(document.getElementById('bluep').value);
// rgb value for fillStyle
var col='rgb('+radr+','+radg+','+radb+')';
context.clearRect(0,0,400,300);
context.beginPath();
// colour circle
context.arc(200,150,100,0,2*Math.PI,false);
context.fillStyle=col;
context.fill();
}
</script>

 

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