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Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Olympic Sculpture Park







Last Thursday I was at Olympic Sculpture Park with my Architecture students. It was a cloudy day with the sun and sky trying to break through the clouds. Here are two versions of the sketch I did.
The first with the foreground lighter. The second with added value to the foreground. I think I like the picture better without the added value it seems more cheery. But too late...its on now. What do you think?

4 comments:

  1. Normally I would say more contrast makes a bigger impact and better mood, but your right, that's not the case here. I do like lighter version more. Either way, a great sketch.

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  2. I thought so too. Good thing I have a scan of the first!

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  3. the added value adds more drama and depth in my opinion. which one is more true to the way you saw it?

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  4. The lighter is more inviting, the darker is more dramatic.

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