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The Top Techniques to Create Visual Impact in Your Art

Huge thanks to all The Master Pass members for your amazing support! You help keep this blog going! Your support allows me to share these techniques with the world…inevitably changing the future of art. Too awesome! Today we are going to look at the top composition techniques to create visual impact in your art. Photography, painting,...

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Top 10 Techniques to Master Composition

Hey everyone, welcome back! Much love for all of the continued support! Today we are going to take a look at the top 10 techniques for mastering composition. There are plenty of tools we can use to communicate our visual message with clarity, but these are by far the most important. Meaning, they are applied...

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Mastering Composition with Odd Nerdrum

Hello to all the amazing artists out there! Today we have an exciting article that digs deep into the awesome and masterful compositions of Odd Nerdrum. Who is he? Well, I think he’s a living master, and in this article you’ll see why. He may have some questionably “odd” imagery, but he also has some ingenious compositions...

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Composition and Your Profile Picture

Your profile picture is probably one of the most important things to consider when trying to get more people to view your work. I’m not talking about the personal profile pic you have for Facebook. That can be whatever your heart desires….your cat, the burrito you ate last night…anything. What I am referring to is...

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Nosferatu the Vampyre 1979 – Analyzed Cinema

Welcome back everyone! Thanks for all of the continued support! I was recently inspired by an old 1979 movie and thought it would be a great way to show how design is used in cinema. This excellent movie is called “Nosferatu the Vampyre,” which was directed by one of my fave’s, Werner Herzog. I’m not...

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Mastering Composition to Get More Keepers in Street Photography

Mastering composition is the best way to get more keepers in your street photography. That makes sense right? If you know how to make a visually pleasing image, then you can discipline yourself to capture the remarkable photos that tell a story. Heck, you might even be able to ease up on that trigger finger.
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Eugene Romain Thirion – ANALYZED PAINTING

362/365 Today we have a look at this interestingly violent painting of “Perseus and the Head of Medusa” by Eugene Romain Thirion. He’s another master painter who knew about the techniques of design. Let’s take a look at how he uses the, now, lost techniques of visual communication to create his masterpiece....

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Photography Exercise to Quickly See a Design

360/365 It’s extremely important to practice techniques and hone your artistic skills as much as possible. Similar to how a boxer does with a speed bag. If we are to use these skills quickly, when we need them, we will have to practice, practice, practice. But what if you can’t get out to take photos?...

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Gustave Jean Jacquet – ANALYZED PAINTING

355/365 Well, today we have our first look at Gustave Jean Jacquet. He’s got some amazing portrait paintings, and this one is just as nice. He proves that he’s a master of rendering fabric, portraying anatomy, and composition. Let’s get started and see how he designs this masterpiece....

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Under the Skin – Artistic Cinema Analyzed

354/365 Today we have an awesome look at a very artistic movie that came out recently. The movie is “Under the Skin” directed by Jonathan Glazer. He’s done a couple movies prior to this one, but none as artistic. In fact, he’s created something Stanley Kubrick and David Lynch would be proud of! Let’s take a...

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