CMYK vs. RGB — When To Use Which

Infographic — RGB vs CMYK — When to Use Which — doodles of various technologies that use RGB and CMYK, Pantone fan deck, offset print, TV, computer, inkjet printing, camera, tablets

There are several color languages and picking the right one in a design file is critical to achieving the desired color in the final product. Knowing which color language to use depends on your application. The most popular color languages or color modes are RGB, CMYK, Spot colors (like Pantone, CSI, Archroma, Coloro, Behr, Sherwin Williams…), CMYKOGV, LAB, LCH, HEX, LAV.