Join Simon Walker for an in-depth discussion in this video Introducing the Renaissance, part of The Art of Color Correction: Artistic Color Grading on the Timeline.
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The painting style of the Renaissance emerged as artists began to use their …talents for observation, to create lifelike portraits and figures. …With acute detention to details, such as skin, hair, facial features, and …clothing, Renaissance painters were known for creating dramatic lifelike images. …Painting by candlelight or in diffused light on brown canvases gave rise to a …dominance of browns and reds in their paintings. …Also, many of the modern pigments we have access today weren't as readily available …500 years ago. So these artists often use a limited …palette of mainly earthy-broad tones, which helped to define their signature style.…
In the Art Reference PDF, there are links to paintings by four of the most famous …Renaissance painters, Da Vinci, Titian, Rubens, and Caravaggio, which show this …style of painting. High Renaissance painting was all about …blending colors together, and carefully shading the different levels of …brightness and darkness so that they interact together. …
- What is a grade?
- Starting with contrast and color
- Observing Michelangelo's approach to high and low contrast
- Accentuating highlights in the style of Fra Angelico
- Working with Leonardo da Vinci's limited palettes
- Using chiaroscuro to increase tension
- Changing the mood of a scene with light and shade
- Applying colors to complement skin tones
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Up and Running with Magic Bullet Suitewith Chad Perkins3h 17m Appropriate for all
Up and Running with DSLR Filmmakingwith Chad Perkins1h 10m Appropriate for all
Documentary Editing with Premiere Prowith Jason Osder3h 48m Intermediate
1. Starting a Grade
2. Fresco and Early Renaissance
Introducing the Renaissance2m 43s
4. Light and Shade
5. The Impressionists
6. Effective Use of Color
Next steps3m 27s
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