(First post, yay!)
Im working on a fashion lookbook for print and I’m displaying product colours on a black background, but what can I do for when I need to display black on black? Example:
As you can see there are 3 colours but the black is not legible on black, what do you reckon I could do to improve visibility without compromising design too much? I cant change the black background FYI. The black dot in the picture isn’t quite Black (#000000) its actually #20201f which I thought would help but when we did a test print it was basically invisible.
Here are a couple of things you could do…
Stroke the black:
Use an outer Glow, this may not work depending on the rest of the design:
Stroke all of them, this is what I think I would do: