Use lines, shapes, colour, value to lead a viewer’s eye.
What happens to the shapes, the colour and the value as you move further away in the picture?
Look at these pictures
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- how the size changes the further away an object is
- how the shape can lose focus as it moves away and become unfamiliar, as seen in the photograph
- in some cases, the colour can change from dark to light
Create your own drawing using these principles
If you want to try one-point perspective, draw a dot on the horizon line in the middle of your page and have the lines lead back to that dot when drawing. Try it out!