Scientific Illustration: A Guide To Biological, Zoological, And Medical Rendering Techniques, Design, Printing, And Display
- Publish Date: 1994-04-06
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Phyllis Wood
A complete guide to medical and scientific illustration
Scientific Illustration: A Guide to Biological, Zoological, and Medical Rendering Techniques, Design, Printing, and Display provides comprehensive guidance toward creating graphics that meet the rigorous needs of the scientific community. Starting from the very beginning, this book covers the basics of perspectives, light and shadow, color, tone, and technique before delving into the more specialized methods used to create accurate representations of animals, plants, bones, and more. Expert advice on layout, exhibit, and publication requirements provides targeted help for those wishing to pursue a career at the intersection of art and science.