PLAZA SCENE

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Making Adjustments Before I start my drawing, I have to check my reference photo. The camera lens distorts, especially when a wide angle like this one is used. I adjust the vertical lines in my drawing accordingly.

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Step 1 This old Italian town is filled with textural detail, so it’s important that I take some time to decide which details I want to emphasize and which I want to take out. For example, I decide to leave out the cars, the flowers on the ground, the wires above the buildings, and the tables and chairs underneath the umbrella. ...

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