The History and Future of Photorealism

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Bechtle | Twentieth and Texas | Ackerman's Fine Art

The relationship between photography and paintings is surprising symbiotic. The invention of the camera did not spell the end for traditional media. Instead, painters used them as a tool to achieve the affect they wanted. This was the basis of Photorealism, which takes the visual elements of photography and translates it onto canvas. It provides both an interesting challenge for … Read More