180 Painting the foreground

I made a short video with Gbox about painting the foreground. It is often hard to get a really fresh and energized foreground. It’s necessary to use more abbreviated strokes and abstract shapes in the foreground because adding too much detail attracts too much attention away from the focal points. In this particular composition I wanted to lead the eye away from the center where I placed a round treenot the best idea—but I wanted to see if I could make this work with a very active and high chroma foreground.

This Gbox video is available free. You can earn points by sharing and purchasing videos. These points can then be redeemed to watch other videos. I think it’s an intriguing idea and wanted to experiment to see how it worked. If you’ve purchased any of the Gbox videos you will have earned at least one point to watch this. Let me know how it works for you.

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Updated: 3rd December 2020
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