AUTOPLAY
Making A Chiaroscuro Portrait Part 2
10 steps
Welcome back!
1. Welcome back!
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The first pass of added value
2. The first pass of added value
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Notice: I have too much shadow above the eye but this is an easy fix because its my first pass
3. Notice: I have too much shadow above the eye but this is an easy fix because its my first pass
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Second pass: blending some of your base values when you are confident in your placement
4. Second pass: blending some of your base values when you are confident in your placement
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Take your time, work your way in!
5. Take your time, work your way in!
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I like to throw in my true black in my second pass to understand my mid tones better
6. I like to throw in my true black in my second pass to understand my mid tones better
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Your last pass should be fine details. See the detail before and after in the lips?
7. Your last pass should be fine details. See the detail before and after in the lips?
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Last, leave it alone. Come back at a later date to fine tune. You see the whole much better that way
8. Last, leave it alone. Come back at a later date to fine tune. You see the whole much better that way
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I still have a bunch to do to differentiate my midtones, but it is time to call it a day! Have fun!
9. I still have a bunch to do to differentiate my midtones, but it is time to call it a day! Have fun!
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It is a new day and with fresh eyes I can tackle my midtones and some technical issues!
10. It is a new day and with fresh eyes I can tackle my midtones and some technical issues!
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