Press Release Chromatic Bytes releases Shades 1.1 May 16, 2007 in Software Chromatic Bytes released version 1.1 of Shades, its addition to the Apple OS X Color Picker. This version adds support for obtaining the HTML hex string of a color. It also fixes a problem that prevented using Shades with Adobe Lightroom. [prMac.com] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Chromatic Bytes released version 1.1 of Shades, its addition to the Apple OS X color picker. Shades helps users select a color by showing a grid of closely related colors. Version 1.1 adds support for hex strings for html colors. - Holding the mouse over a color chip gives a tooltip that shows the hex string for the color as well as its RGB and HSB values. - Option clicking on a color chip loads the hex string for that color into the clipboard so that it can be pasted into an HTML editor. Version 1.1 also fixes a problem that would cause Adobe Lightroom to hang when Shades is used with Lightroom. Shades 1.1 is a free update for current users. Located in New York City, Chromatic Bytes, LCC makes Macintosh software for OS X, specializing in graphic arts software. ### Robert Clair President