Being willing to depart from the original


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Being willing to depart from the original

I shoot a lot of architectural stuff, and when I do, my practice used to be to shoot a facade or a scene without pedestrians in the scene. I mean after all, the subject is the architecture, right? Well, on one occasion I was shooting near the Plaza in Kansas City, where there's a lot of great architecture and I had driven past this area a couple times and I just noted that an early morning light would get some interesting side-lighting on the face of the architecture. So I was shooting this scene and during the shooting of it this little old lady comes walking by and it's kind of like my normal thinking is, okay, I wait till they are out of the scene and I'll take my shot, and then I just hit and it's like well, she is walking through there. I'll just shoot it just for variety.

I'm almost certainly not going to use it, but I'll try it, and here's what that shot looked like. Well, the second I reviewed the shots and I saw this it just struck me what a diffe...

Being willing to depart from the original
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Being willing to depart from the original provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by John Derry as part of the Digital Painting: Street Scene

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Design
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