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For 35 years NCS has helped our customers communicate and sell their products and services where colour is a decisive factor. From defining colours, creating harmonies and understanding the relationship between colour, light and materials, to communicating colour choices to customers and suppliers.
A reference colour palette that enables you to quickly identify colours on the spot. NCS Index Shade Card contains all the 1950 standard NCS colour standards and is easy to carry along as a complete reference library. The colour palette also contains markings in the NCS Circle and the NCS Triangle on each page that show the position of the colours in the NCS Colour Space for fast analysis of the colour. NCS Original 1950 Shade cards contains all the NCS Colors and is a must for the paint industry. The best NCS Paint shade card is the NCX INDEX 1950 Original. Buy in India at the best price.
Get the next generation wireless color reader - NCS Pin, store and share colors from real-life settings, direct from your smartphone. Comes with better durability, and a new design and format. Now including several functional accessories. Launched with a number of new functions in the new NCS Colourpin app. Design Info will provide the latest NCS Color Pin with all features and warranty.
An NCS Shade Card Glossy reference palette with all NCS 1950 standard colors in a gloss finish for identification of glossy colors, surfaces, and materials. NCS Glossy Index is a collection of colour samples that allows you to quickly and easily see how light and gloss affect the color. Which in turn makes it easy to assess and select colors. Buy now at a special price.
NCS Box contains large-format colour samples for visual assessment and presentation of colours. The larger the format the easier it is to assess the colour visually. NCS Box contains all the 1,950 standard NCS colours in A6 format, making it easy to assess colours under different kinds of lighting conditions and against different coloured surfaces such as textiles and plastic. Perfect for mood boards and presentations/communication of colours.
A binder with non-removable colour samples allows you to navigate quickly between different colour areas and gives a good overview of how the colours are related to each other according to the logic of the NCS system and the relationship between colour and light.
Using NCS Album as a tool, you can define and colour match different surfaces and materials such as textiles and plastic. You can also compare colours under different kinds of lighting conditions. The colour samples in NCS Album are arranged in a logical order based on hue, chromaticnes, blackness and lightness. The album can be used to advantage for colour matching, mood boards and communication of chosen colours.
NCS Block – Nuance is a Separate pocket-size samples with all the NCS 1950 standard colours arranged by nuance. Perfect for identifying the colours of different materials and surfaces and selecting and comparing colours. NCS Block arranged by nuance contains nine separate colour sample collections arranged by nuance. Every sample can be fanned out and viewed separately and easily placed next to another surface. NCS Block is a tool that can be used when working with patterns and contrasts and enables colours to be identified and matched easily.
NCS Block – Hue is a separate fanable pocket-size samples with all the NCS 1950 standard colours arranged by hue. Perfect for identifying the colours of different materials and surfaces and finding colour combinations that match and have a visual harmony. NCS Block arranged by hue contains nine separate colour sample collections arranged by hue. Every sample can be fanned out and viewed separately and easily placed next to another surface. NCS Block is a tool that can be used when working with patterns and contrasts and enables colours to be identified and matched easily.
NCS Colour Scan 2.0 is a Portable colour reader that scans the colour of surfaces and materials with one small click. Gives a direct translation into the closest NCS notation and acts as a handy reference tool together with NCS Index. Used to define colours of walls, carpets, furniture, textiles, etc. with one simple click. The colour information is stored in your Colour Scan, which also gives CMYK and RGB translations and lightness value.
NCS Exterior is a collection of fanable matte colour samples, specially adapted for exterior colour design of façades, façade details and roofs. Our perception of colours in outdoor environments differs from how we see colours inside. This collection of colour samples has been compiled taking into account such factors as light, environment, colour fastness and traditions in present and traditional colour design. This facilitates selection of exterior colours. The colour samples’ finish ranges from matt to semi-matt.
Culture colour for linseed
A collection of historical pigment types with NCS notations, compiled in a pocket-size colour palette for easy colour selection.
Contains 300 colour samples for traditional colour design in linseed-oil paint. Developed in collaboration with the Swedish National Heritage Board, it acts as a guide to historical colour design with traditional pigments. The collection contains translations into NCS notation for simple translation and communication.
Discover NCS Colour Trends 2021+, limited edition. After last years’ success with our Limited Edition we are now excited to launch a second and more exclusive edition of the trend book – NCS Colour Trends 2021+. This edition gives you the most important colours and combination of colours to keep track of for the coming years. This year the Trend 2021+-package also includes a separate colour trend fan deck with pocket-sized NCS QL1 samples to bring with you on the go.
NCS Black & White A handy colour sample collection with larger samples for fast identification of the popular colours in the greyscale’s different nuances PRODUCT DESCRIPTION NCS Black & White contains 79 colour samples in A6-format to easily visualise colours in the greyscale when colourising objects and settings. The colour sample collection gives a good indication of the darkness or lightness you are looking for if you work extensively with the black and white nuances.
NCS Gloss Scale is a pocket-size gloss scale to easily specify surface gloss for objects and environments. Different greyscale colours in combination with different gloss levels are used to identify how light and gloss affect colours. NCS Gloss Scale is a collection of glossy samples with white, light grey, mid-grey and black colour samples that show how gloss appears at different lightness values. A useful tool when the gloss level is to be defined and specified for different surfaces and materials. The collection contains seven even gloss levels (from full matt to full gloss) for every colour on the greyscale. The tool makes it possible to compare, analyse and define gloss on any surface.
Pin, store and share colours from real life settings, direct from your smartphone. Comes with better durability, and a new design and format. Now including several functional accessories. Launched with a number of new functions in the new NCS Colourpin app.
Suitable for creative users as well as colour point of sales, Colourpin II allows you to identify any colour instantly.
This digital colour reader gives you the closest NCS Notation with translations to CMYK, RGB, L*a*b.
This product will also allow you to compare colors with high precision and give DELTA E Value (LAB Difference between 2 colors). Difference in CMYK, RGB, HSB is also additionally given.
Colourpin II offers the latest innovations in colour measurement technology, neatly packaged in a small, accurate device.
Ideal as a retail product and sales tool for product brands within textiles, dyeing, decorative coatings, industrial coatings, building materials and other product brands where colour is decisive when making purchase decisions.
NCS NAVIGATOR PREMIUM – Yearly
A web application featuring the full range of NCS 1950 Standard colours in an interactive 3D-space. Create matching colour palettes and import them to different graphical software, e.g. Adobe Creative Suite.
Work with the 1950 NCS standard colours and import them into your Adobe® Creative Suite® software. Convert NCS notations to CMYK, RGB and Lab. See Lightness Value and Luminous Reflectance Factor for all 1950 NCS standard colours. Save your palettes and colour selections from your colour workspace and export them.
The colour range is very inspirational, focusing on groups of colours of most relevance for design purposes. All the colours are easy to formulate, and the most expensive colours to produce have been excluded. We have made sure all colour areas are uniformly covered. All of this inspires you and your clients to an increased use and sale of colour.
Remove reflections to clearly shoot through water and glass
Deepen blues in the sky and enhances contrast in clouds
High-quality Germany glass with multi-resistant coating
Comes with two step-up rings to fit additional lens sizes
Includes genuine leather case and lens cloth
NCS Lightness meter
A smart tool for visual lightness assessment of different surfaces, colours and materials. The perfect aid when working with lightness contrasts in public spaces.
Contains colour samples from the greyscale that can be compared against surfaces to define colours’ lightness value. The greyscale sample that shows the most distinct similarity with the surfaces’ colour has roughly the same lightness value, which makes it a great help when you’re looking for colours and materials with similar or contrasting lightness values.
A book on colours, colour design and colour science research – an inspiration when choosing colours
This book presents colour research findings which can be of great use in interior and exterior design. It gives an introduction to the field of colour science and provides inspiration and assistance when choosing colours, both for products and for environments. The author Berit Bergström is Senior Advisor and teaching at the NCS Colour Academy.
ADVANCED COLOUR SIMILARITIES – Training in a high level of ability to distinguish between colours
The sixth and final exercise kit from NCS Colour Academy. More advanced skills in similarities of degree, correlation and the systematic arrangement of colours. The degree of difficulty increases considerably in these exercises and they are recommended as group exercises or for students with high ability in distinguishing between colours.
ADVANCED COLOUR SIMILARITIES – Training in a high level of ability to distinguish between colours
A group exercise on colour area assessment with a total of 121 colour samples to be placed on an exercise sheet: the most extensive and most demanding exercise. Fill the colour circle, this time shaped as a square with the chromatic elementary colours in the four corners.
HOW THE NCS SYSTEM WORKS, STEP 1 – Training and understanding the NCS symbols
The second of a total of six colour exercise kits from NCS Colour Academy. Exercises which train your ability to judge the hue and nuance of colours and how to arrange them in the NCS colour triangle and colour circle. As a result you will learn to decode the NCS colour notations and the logic behind them.
The first out of totally six colour exercise kits from NCS Colour Academy. Completed excercise set covering the understanding of a colour’s elementary properties and the difference between hue and nuance. The three included exercises train our colour perception and are fundamental for all other colour exercises.
COLOUR CONTRASTS – Training in colour phenomena and colour influences
The fifth of a total of six colour exercise kits from NCS Colour Academy. Learn how the contast between a light and a dark colour will differ when combined with other colours. Lightness is not an elementary property. It is a value defined in relation to the grey scale. Trains your ability to register and explain colour phenomena and how colours influence each other when they are seen at the same time.
The third of a total of six colour exercise kits from NCS Colour Academy. The second step in how the NCS system works. The exercises combine hue and nuance and show how these attributes can be used to describe colours in a simple and clear way.