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Snegurochka :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 168 7 Leharc :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 88 17 Cupid and Psyche :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 109 6 Sketch of a Woman :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 202 8 Signorinella :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 195 29 Bouquetiere (flower seller) :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 98 6 Kiss :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 242 18 Omorfi :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 319 60 Marguerite :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 198 35 Profile of a Woman :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 273 48 Love Letter :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 97 10 Woman in the green dress :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 97 10 Lullaby :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 184 42 Portrait of a Lady :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 68 10 Interruption :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 183 11 Photoshop Sketch 01 :iconlasarasu:Lasarasu 35 3


The Visible Light and the Painting’s Lighting Composition


During the movement of Medieval/Gothic era, most artists painted altarpieces and frescos. These paintings had fixed locations and they were not meant for portability. Part of the planning the artists did, was to study the lighting at the locations. Churches tended to have dramatic lighting because of the windows located on high walls, creating theatrical lighting effect. Depending on which side their painting would be placed, they would match the lighting composition (direction/softness) in their painting based on the physical light available in the location (see illustration above). This makes the painting looks naturally lit by the visible light creating life like image. This lighting composition technique had been used by Flemish artists, especially Jan Van Eyck and many great artists after them.

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Lucithea Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Professional General Artist
thanx 4 watch & favs
Comsing8 Featured By Owner 6 days ago
Thanks for the fav! :dance:
Yannickobase Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks for the fav
DEpEchE-Ninara Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you!
berrybunny015 Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2017  Student General Artist
Thank you for the fave! :D
msynt Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2017  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you for the watch!😊
dofaust Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2017
...many lovely works!
I look forward to your 
landscape work...
...yes, wonderful 
skill with light, you have...
Lasarasu Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2017   Traditional Artist
Thanks! Landscape work?
holmesian1891 Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Oh my gosh, your art is so pretty! Have a watch!
SmudgeThistle Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2016  Hobbyist
Thank you very much for the favourite on my Carry On art! :D And your artwork is incredible! :love: I've added your page to my favourites bar so I can go through it later!
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