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Guide to biological drawing - Part 2: Depth, shadow and texture

E. Holm
Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Natuurwetenskap en Tegnologie | Vol 5, No 4 | a1000 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/satnt.v5i4.1000 | © 1986 E. Holm | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 18 March 1986 | Published: 18 March 1986

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The various techniques available for suggesting depth or the third dimension on two-dimensional drawings are discussed. A selection of those techniques suitable for biological illustrations is treated in more detail, and the description of each technique is followed by recommended excercises. The text is explained with 17 illustrations.


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