Jump to content

Recommended Posts

Bug or just an idiotic experiment which never happens in "real life"?

My setup: Placed CMYK image; colours = C0M100Y100K0, C0M0Y0K80, one spot colour

Step 1: Fill image with pre-defined 100% K from swatch. Colour of image changes to whatever Publisher calculates. Revert the action.

Step 2: Fill image with 80% K. Colour is completely different from the result of 100% K. Revert the action.

Step 3: Fill image right after another with the red, the spot colour and 80% K. Colour is different from step 2. What is Publisher doing here? Adding colours? I would expect, that once you change the fill, it is like setting the fill to None and then applying the other colour.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Sorry, I was unclear. I didn't mean the source of the colors.

I meant: Exactly what steps are you taking when you say that you "fill the image". I can think of several ways of filling an image, and some of them would perhaps have the effect you have described.

Having a sample file with your image and swatches would also help.


-- Walt

Windows 10 Home, version 1809, 16GB memory, Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00Gz, GeForce GTX 970
Affinity Photo 1.6.5.123 and 1.7.0.293 Beta       / Affinity Designer 1.6..5.123 and 1.7.0.293 Beta    / Affinity Publisher 1.7.0.293 Beta

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×