This website use cookies and similar technologies to improve the site and to provide customised content and advertising. By using this site, you agree to this use. To learn more, including how to change your cookie settings, please view our Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
IT
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the Italy version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions > Leisure Painter > FREE Sample Issue > From photo to painting

From photo to painting

Part 7 Elena Parashko nears the end of her eight-part series by looking at how you can interpret and work from one photograph

Inspiration

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

How to tell a variety of ‘stories’ using just one photograph

How to modify, add and omit information from photos

How to change the background

This month we are looking at small sections of a photographed scene to select which story you would like your artwork to tell. Remember that the information you leave in is just as important as the details you leave out. We also explore ways in which to use a photo of a subject but change the background, how to use a great photo of a background and add different subjects, and how to combine ideas from multiple photos to create your own composition.

Whether you intend it or not, every piece of art you create tells a story. The subject, focal point, angle, colours, mood and format you choose will guide the viewer towards a particular interpretation. Whether you are looking at a vast landscape or a complex interior scene, your paintings will be more successful if you narrow down your focus to telling one specific story rather than trying to include absolutely everything you can see.

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of Leisure Painter - FREE Sample Issue
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - FREE Sample Issue
FREE
Read Now!
Getting free sample issues is easy, but we need to add it to an account to read, so please follow the instructions to read your free issue today.
Email Address
Please be aware that this issue and other special issues are not included in any of the subscription options unless stated.
Annual Digital Subscription
Only € 2,61 per issue
SAVE
52%
€33,99
Or 3399 points
Monthly Digital Subscription
Only € 3,22 per issue
SAVE
36%
€3,49
Or 349 points

View Issues

About Leisure Painter

Welcome to this month's issue of Leisure Painter. Within these pages you'll find everything you need to learn to draw and paint successfully from how to render beaches and landscapes, buildings, flowers, portraits and birds to how to develop your artistic skills as you work on composition, perspective, tonal values, painting from photographs and colour mixing. Do you want to loosen up your style or work on detail with the smallest brushes? Do you need to know more about which materials to buy, or are you simply ready to take out your colours and paint alongside some the of the UK's best art tutors? Each month there are projects and step-by-step demonstrations to try. Enjoy your month of painting.
Modalità di pagamento Pocketmags Payment Types
A Pocketmags si ottiene Fatturazione sicura Ultime offerte HTML Reader Regali Loyalty Points