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Define Foreground

Holborn Circus ablaze after an air raid, with the statue of Prince Regent in the foreground, 16th April 1941 (b/w photo)

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A series of self advertising posters for Twopots Design Studio  We bank on simplicity, we love the Swiss line of design  We believe that less is more.  Simple but visually powerful, that's what defines our company.  Playing with simple shapes and colo…

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from Top Inspired

Top 10 Beautiful Backyard Designs

Love the orchid color!

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True black and white. defined lines, foreground and distance, a story unfolds... Henri Cartier-Bresson - Makes your eye move around the picture.

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Fantastic example of hatching and cross-hatching. Tone is created with line.

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from My Modern Met

Layered Landscapes Made of Graphite, Tape, and Resin

LA-based mixed media artist Brooks Shane Salzwedel assembles beautiful natural landscapes, often featuring some form of majestic architecture like bridges and oil drilling towers. The artist primarily works with graphite, tape, and resin to produce these layered images, giving each one a three-dimensional feel. The separation that defines the difference between foreground and background is expressed through a sheet of fogginess. A dark, sharp silhouette of the setting stands out against the…

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Pheasants under Cherry and Willow Trees and Irises and Mist Attributed to Kano Ryokei (died 1645) Japan, Kyoto Prefecture, Nishihonganji; Edo period (1615-1867), first half 17th century The three trunks with exposed roots in the foreground of the right-hand screen of this pair is a typical example of the tripartite composition, the sharply defined forms, and the interest in precise details that illustrate the traditional style of the Kano school of painting in the early 17th century.

from GraphicRiver

Exotic Summer Flyer

Creative use of borders. Background images interrupting/ coming forward through the border (top), and a clever use of a gradient defines the space (middle)

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