An essay in gray • • June 26, 2018

 

Logan Nikolai's Mountain 27 blog

 

There are very subtle things going on in this one. I particularly like the sharp mountain textures in comparison to the more muted water below, in which I used sandpaper to grind in some wave highlights

 

The unrelenting, dense gray makes this picture sort of eerie, especially with a hazy sun (or is it a moon?) barely peeking through!

 

Here are close-up views of each sheet so you can see it all a little better:

 

Logan Nikolai's Mountain 27 detail2 blog

 

Logan Nikolai's Mountain 27 detail1 blog