How to create a striking landscape concept

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A successful environment painting relies on a few key factors: composition, colour, mood and, most important of all, narrative. If you can tell a story with your image and get the viewer excited, intrigued or scared, then you've done your job.

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Paul Canavan is the lead artist at Scottish indie game studio Blazing Griffin, a freelance illustrator and father to two handsome ferrets.