Rust (color)


Rust (color)

infobox color
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Rust is a red-orange color resembling iron oxide. It is a commonly used color in stage lighting, and appears roughly the same color as photographic safelights when used over a standard tungsten light source. The color is number 777 in the [http://www.leefilters.com Lee Filters] swatch book.

See also

* List of colors


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