Research on the Matching Color of Web Maps
XIE Chao, CHEN Yu-fen (Institute of Surveying and Mapping, Information Engineering University, Zhenzhou,He'nan,450052)
Designing web maps is a challenging task. It needs combine functionality with a high level of visual attraction, and a design that attracts the users is very important to the cartographer. This paper firstly discusses the functions of matching color of web maps, then concludes the main problems in matching color of web maps based on analysis of color matching of current web maps and puts forward a general matching color principle of web maps guided by visual perception theory and map aesthetics theory. Finally, some examples are taken to explain the application of the principle of web maps, and several kinds of matching color schemes are presented.
【CateGory Index】： P285