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ERIC Number: EJ1040957
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Jan
Pages: 5
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 33
ISSN: ISSN-0004-3125
Teaching the Elements of Realistic-Style Pictures
Duncum, Paul
Art Education, v66 n1 p46-51 Jan 2013
This article describes how Paul Duncum teaches elements of realististic-style imagery. The elements he teaches are framing, angles of view, lighting, depth of field, and body language. He stresses how each of these elements contributes to meaning, and shows how they apply equally to old master paintings and today's digital photography.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A