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3D Sand Sketches

The Jamie Harkins 3DSD Drawings Depict Depth Along Beaches

— May 5, 2014 — Art & Design
The 3D drawings of artist Jamie Harkins have been produced alongside his friends Lucia Lupf, David Rendu and Constanza Nightingale. Together the team made sandy shores come to life with sketches that depict depth via sketched boats, steps and castles.

By photographing these scenes from a distance, the sandy portraits appear to pop out of the pictures. Images of people interacting with the installations make the backdrops appear all the more real despite the faux scenes.

Albeit the sense of permanency that these images let on, Harkins takes pleasure in the fact that the waters will soon wash away his work. The project is in this sense short-lived, though it will be difficult to forget.
Trend Themes
1. 3D Art Installations - Opportunity for artists to create interactive and immersive artwork using 3D technology.
2. Temporary Art Experiences - Opportunity to create unique artistic experiences that are short-lived but memorable.
3. Photography and Illusion - Opportunity to explore the combination of photography and illusion to create captivating visual effects.
Industry Implications
1. Art and Entertainment - Artists and entertainment companies can explore new ways to engage audiences through 3D art installations.
2. Tourism and Hospitality - Hotels and tourist attractions can create temporary art experiences to attract and engage visitors.
3. Advertising and Marketing - Advertising agencies can incorporate the use of photography and illusion in their campaigns to create impactful visuals.
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