Portrait Quotation

giovedì 22 marzo 2018 16:43




Combining a portrait headshot along with a quote is a timehonored

practice that’s been used for generations. The classic

practice of placing the quote beneath the portrait can get

a bit stale once you’ve seen it a few hundred times. Instead,

why not incorporate the quote directly into the portrait? One of

the benefits of the human face is that it’s nearly symmetrical.

That means one half of the face is virtually redundant when it

comes to visual information. So, using text to create that half

won’t obscure the identity of the portrait. The result is a technique

that adds a lot of visual interest to a portrait and makes

it much more memorable. Watch how to di it