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In this video I demonstrate the concept of values. A "value" is simply a handy number you give to a range of light and dark. In the video I show you:
- What a value is.
- How to make a value strip to study the concept.
- How to see values better by squinting your eyes and/or using a hole to view the shape you're trying to see.
- Why you need to use this trick to avoid your eye confusing your perception of what you see.
This is only the first introduction to values. In Exercise 5 I will show you a detailed demonstration of using values to render your drawings more accurately.
The next exercise will show you the first steps in learning to draw using a "block in" style.
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