atmospheric perspective

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atmospheric perspective
 
n
another term for aerial perspective

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Main Entry:  atmospheric perspective
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  in art, the perception of depth in nature as enhanced by haze in the atmosphere; how the appearance of objects is altered over distance by the effects of the air between the viewer and the object; also, the portrayal of this; also called aerial perspective
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Depth is indicated through atmospheric perspective and layering.
Artistic means for creating perspective include linear perspective and aerial perspective or atmospheric perspective.
From, the atmospheric perspective, deposition is also a major loss pathway for pollutants.
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