aerial perspective


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aerial perspective

n
(Art Terms) a means of indicating relative distance in terms of a gradation of clarity, tone, and colour, esp blue. Also called: atmospheric perspective
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It was a mere falsification of the law of aerial perspective, but it startled, almost terrified me.
I was quite patient; the grand open country all round me offered lessons of inestimable value in what we call aerial perspective.
In fact, tacit expectations of what would be done for him by uncle Featherstone determined the angle at which most people viewed Fred Vincy in Middlemarch; and in his own consciousness, what uncle Featherstone would do for him in an emergency, or what he would do simply as an incorporated luck, formed always an immeasurable depth of aerial perspective.
Principal Diana Rea said the idea for the photo was brought to her by first-grade teacher Sandy Stanhouse, who then constructed a grid-like plan for how to arrange students in order to achieve the desired effect from an aerial perspective.
To fulfil Planet Earth's stated aim of immersing audiences in the most spectacular habitats on the planet 'and bring them eye-to-eye with the animals that live there' the producers used camera drones to provide a new aerial perspective to wildlife film-making.
The landscape includes traditional Aboriginal rock paintings, which often use an aerial perspective to depict creation events connected to that specific place and to the ancestors who lived there.
In hindsight, a drone can capture an aerial perspective of a building, then Autodesk ReCap 360 can stitch the images together to form a 3D model, capturing the building's exterior clearly," he adds.
Many of them survive today, including geographic sketches of the entire Piombino coastline, "The Arno River and its Watersheads" with its extraordinary aerial perspective, showing the river, with its vein-like tributaries and intricate drainage patterns curving its way through the mountains near Pisa down to the marshlands of the Chiana Valley and one of the "City of Imola.
But limiting ourselves to learning can only let us view history from an aerial perspective.
Because of the aerial perspective, symbolism and storytelling that is prevalent in Aboriginal art, there are many meanings that can be uncovered during a critique.
This set of fourteen acrylic paintings depicts gray rice paddies from an aerial perspective beneath a sky heavy with clouds.
Past work has taken an aerial perspective, with reclining figures seen from above.