Light and shadow episode 2 half and cast shadows. This video shows you what is half shadow, then what is cast shadow. In this tutorial, you will learn how to create half and cast shadows. It is the first of more mini tutorials to come. You can click on the labelled buttons below the video to watch any of the three tutorials. You can scroll down further to see step by step images with instruction.

Light is the natural agent that stimulates sight and makes things visible.
Shadow is a dark area or shape produced by a body coming between rays of light and a surface.
Half shadow is a partial shadow, as in an eclipse, between regions of complete shadow and complete illumination.
A cast shadow is a type of shadow that is created on a form next to a surface that is turned away from the source of light. When a form blocks the light, it causes a cast shadow to be formed. Every object that blocks light has a cast shadow

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Light and shadow episode 2 half and cast shadows. A cast shadow is a type of shadow that is created on a form next to a surface that is turned away from the source of light. When a form blocks the light, it causes a cast shadow to be formed. Every object that blocks light has a cast shadow associated with it.

Light and shadow episode 2 half and cast shadows

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