Vantage and View

Before you begin, you'll want to explore both the vantage point and viewpoint. Remember, the vantage point refers to your distance away from the subject, while the viewpoint refers to the angle at which you see the subject.

Cubist artists departed from the idea of a single view and began the process of seeing and drawing multiple views as one image. You can, too, but only after you can see and draw that single

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Still life space is usually shallow, so the vantage point is usually in the mid-range. As you draw more, you can alter your vantage or viewpoint as you wish. For now, though, let's stay in middle ground, and save the bird's eye views for a little later.

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