Tuesday, December 4, 2012

THE HOUR character colours #2: Marnie

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In this same episode, Marnie (Oona Castilla Chaplin), the neglected wife of Hector Madden, also has a colour palette specific to her. Marnie's main colours are pastel pinks and purples. (Unfortunately, these delicate colours become muddied on film, resulting in a somewhat desaturated swatch.)

Monday, December 3, 2012

THE HOUR character colours #1: Hector

While I was writing the post about the colour palette of the opening scene from The Hour season premiere (here), I noticed the colour red, otherwise absent from the scene, showed up whenever Hector Madden (Dominic West) was around. Studying the rest of the episode, this kind of colour-coding seems to happen with at least two more characters. But first, Hector: