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Drawing an ellipse in Perspective.

Posted in Perspective with tags on June 28, 2015 by Ulrich Suberg

Since I use the perpective tutorial I posted a while back as a reference for myself to remind me every now and again of how these vanishing triangles in 3-point perspective work.  You can read here for the whole tutorial.

I thought I’d do the same with ellipses since I frequently get unsure as to how to construct them properly (If I need them, that is), it’s comparatively simple though, if there’s already a perspective setup in place.

just a picture 😀


Perspective tutorial!

Posted in Perspective with tags on August 1, 2014 by Ulrich Suberg

Hi there! 😀

There are really not many great ressources for linear perspective out there in the web, what I read on tutorials so far was either extremely dumbed down to the point of misinformation (Just make a horizon-line here, put 1 or 2 vanishing points somewhere on it, derpyderp :P) or it was a bunch of tricks accumulated to make production easier and faster, but didn’t really help with understanding perspective (I love doing 3D for overpainting and making perspective grids, but one’s gotta know the basics I believe)

Soooo, I am not an industrial designer nor an architect, just a guy that draws so take it all with a grain of salt and consult your local doctor to get your perspective checked by a professional.

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