aerial perspective


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aerial perspective

[′e·rē·əl pər′spek·tiv]
(optics)
The effect produced by diffusion of light in the atmosphere whereby more distant objects have less clarity of outline and are lighter in tone.
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The buildings are positioned so that from an aerial perspective they clearly resemble undulating waves.
Though the footage is an accurate representation, the horror of the environmental devastation is assuaged by the distanced aerial perspective.
The view from Arlington offers an aerial perspective on the Lincoln Memorial across the river and, a mile west, the White House.
Keeping in mind that the shopping center is currently shaped to appear like a dragon from an aerial perspective, we can't help wonder what this addition will mean for Nakheel's fiery dragon?
For instance, an Easter egg composition teaches pattern, balance, unity, overlapping and aerial perspective.
Armstrong explained: "It was created from a series of drawings done from the temporary tower constructed in the centre of the course while building was going on, showing the unique layout of the course from an aerial perspective.
The launch of this new base provides a convenient option for passengers to experience an aerial perspective of Dubai from a seaplane.
Eschewing the flattening 'god's eye view,' the aerial perspective adopted by most European cartographers by the late sixteenth century, Muscovites mapped their world from the engaged perspective of an on-the-ground participant-observer, charting a geography of difference" and richness (p.
Designed by the internationally-renowned and award-winning firm of Davenport Campbell, the development is strategically positioned so that from an aerial perspective it evokes the formation of heaving waves, complementing the name of the development.
I didn't want to stop, it was exhilarating to see the world from an aerial perspective, but all too soon it was time to land.
The free open air exhibition features 120 spectacular large-scale photographs depicting landscapes and people from an aerial perspective.
Aerial perspective is an art technique, a scientific principle, and a vehicle for introducing Chinese painting and poetry--something for everyone.