7 Simplify extr aneous details
I visualise the sequence and pick this angle – the eye level equal to the height of the throne platform
I work transparently, building opaques gradually. I suppress contrasts in the throne area to keep it from becoming too busy. I also allow the yellowish colours to be dominant, with a few blues and reds as contrast. I eliminate greenish colours. I regularly check against the thumbnails to see if I’m keeping to that original idea.