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RealismPerspective(2) - Realism & Perspective:...

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Unformatted text preview: Realism & Perspective: From Renaissance Painting to Digital Media One way to understand the evolution of images is to examine the relationship between realism & art Painting has had a long history of representing In the 15th century, oil painting was considered not only the highest form of art, but the best way to reproduce what the artist perceived. What counts as the best way to reproduce reality is related to the culture and politics of any social context Campin The emergence of perspective Was a fundamental shift that married science and art Perspective is a technique which makes paintings appear more realistic; it makes 2D spaces appear 3D. Carnavale Piero della Francesco In Medieval art there could be many vantage points. Perspective, however, demanded a unique point of view. Giotto The Greeks knew how to use perspective but it conflicted with their ideals. In ancient Egyptian art, a person was...
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2011 for the course CCS 101 taught by Professor Martino during the Spring '11 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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