"Anytime. You are absolutely right. Your phone has an option that lets you take black and white photos. That can help you with judging the values much better. Our eyes see values in color differently at low light than it does in bright environment."
"Thanks Daryoosh, for taking the time to help me out. I've taken one as you recommended in the shade outside, and it seems better, but I think photos are telling about whether you've got the right values or not, aren't they!! I'm…"
"Thanks Angela. Since I have not seen the original, I can't give you any useful feedback on if anything is off. Generally you want defused light (vs spot light coming from a single source) in an angle to reduce glare specially if you have…"
Please note that I really do check your answers to these questions. If you don't complete them then I won't allow you access to the painting group. This is necessary to stop spammers and scammers. Okay?
How would you categorize your painting style?
Which medium do you prefer? eg. oils, acrylics, etc.
Are you a full time artist?
Who are your favourite 2 artists?
John Singer Sargent and Claude Monet
Do you have any goals for your painting?
To start selling them, have own studio, create cooperative workshop, basically improve my skills. I've also learned to love teaching my studets art. They always enjoy it.