June 28, 2014

What is an atmospheric (Aerial) perspective?

It is basically how the environment is effected by a surrounding atmosphere. Objects farther from the viewer appear lighter than those nearer. But it's really better just to read some material and try and experience it.
Here is an amazing one with lots of examples. The site itself has plenty of wonderful related articles.

Here you can find an example of atmospheric perspective used in Chalk art. And some great tips.