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ERIC Number: ED402268
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: 160
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-8230-1581-5
Dynamic Light and Shade.
Hogarth, Burne
This student artist's handbook provides illustrations and instructions for rendering three-dimensional form with light and shade. Focus is on realistic representation and imitation of natural phenomena. Fifteen chapters cover: (1) "Black-and-White Silhouette; (2) "Minimal Light"; (3) "Five Categories of Light and Shade"; (4) "Single-Source Light"; (5)" Double-Source Light"; (6) "Flat, Diffused Light"; (7) "Moonlight"; (8) "Sculptural Light"; (9) "Spatial Light"; (10) Environmental Light"; (11) "Textural Light"; (12) "Transparent Light"; (13) "Fragmentation Light"; (14) Radiant Light"; and (15) "Expressive Light." The effects of both natural and artificial light effects are examined, in relation to a variety of subjects, including faces, figures, still lifes and landscapes. An Epilogue, Suggested Reading Guide and Index conclude the book. (MM)
Watson-Guptill Publications, 1515 Broadway, New York, NY 10036 (cloth: ISBN-0-8230-1580-7; paperback: ISBN-0-8230-1581-5, $16.95).
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A