Want to add a feeling of distance or depth in your paintings? Principles of aerial perspective will help you do that.
6 aerial perspective phenomena that occur in nature:
As the distance between the object and the viewer increases,
1. Colors become lighter and closer to sky color
2. We see fewer details in objects
3. Edges become blurred
4. Value Contrast reduces
5. Size of objects reduces
6. Overall values become lighter
The video below shows how I use these in a painting. So, next time you want to suggest depth or distance in your paintings, use these things to your advantage.