Synopses & Reviews
Wildlife is an endless source of inspiration for artists of all kinds. This unique reference features hundreds of dynamic, high-quality photographs from which artists can create wildlife compositions right in the comfort of their own studios. Dozens of majestic animal species are divided into six easy-to-browse sections:
-Hoofed mammals, including bison, elk and caribou
-Carnivorous mammals, including cougars, coyotes and bears
-Small mammals, such as rabbits, raccoons and squirrels
-Aquatic wildlife, including alligators, seals and whales
-African wildlife, from cheetahs and lions to giraffes
-Indian wildlife, including tigers, elephants and monkeys
Each animal subject is featured in its natural habitat and shot from several different angles for enhanced clarity and dimension. In addition, this guide features five complete, step-by-step painting demonstrations, plus tips artists can use to take their own reference photos.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 141) and index.