The use of a grey card when photographing paintings is of great value, even if you don’t know how to use the information yourself.
Take several outdoor photographs with a good camera as soon as a painting is finished, always include a grey card.
Still life artist Christine Atkins has a large selection of ceramics for use in paintings, but a few favourite ones consistently capture the warmth.
Christine Atkins has held many solo exhibitions since her first one in 1982.
My still life paintings are set up in various ways, using one of two shadow boxes, one left handed and one right handed. It is then possible to have the still life objects lit from the left or the right. The spotlight is movable and can also be adjusted for height, so I can have…