TextBook Introduction

Introduction 2-3 pages? Pictures to be inserted later

  • Talk about why visual composition is important for both 2D and 3D artists.
  • How does culture figure into this?  Give a specific example of how culture plays a role in determining style and how this changes over time.
  • Talk about the difference between standard 2D composition (list them) and our 3D list of composition.  How do you think concepts like Emphasis, Harmony, Unity, Balance are both useful and confusing. 
  • What is the goal when working with composition? What would people want to know if they come to the textbook for help?  Make some suggestions about how to think through a process for dynamic composition.
  • Here is the big one…………..how does it relate to Intent?

Examples of the elements would come next…..