Basic perspective terms


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Basic perspective terms

Linear perspective is a strange thing. Even people who know nothing about perspective can tell when it is wrong. If you do a perspective drawing with a major error, and show it to your 12 year-old nephew, even if he can't tell you exactly what's wrong about it, he will still know something is off. It's actually harder to learn the rules of perspective today than it was 25 years ago when I was in art school. Back then, if you wanted to paint a castle, you'd have to paint it from scratch. You couldn't patch together photographs to create an image like you can in photoshop.

Also, most art students today have access to 3D programs like Maya. And in those programs the perspective is done for you. If you create a cube in 3D, the cube is automatically in perspective. You don't have to work out the vanishing points for it to work. But understanding the rules of perspective can be incredibly powerful in your picture making. And it will make you confident in your artistic vision, that you ...

Basic perspective terms
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Basic perspective terms provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by David Mattingly as part of the Digital Matte Painting Essentials 2: Perspective

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3D + Animation Design
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Photoshop
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