Dave Morris author of the amazing and utterly enchanting graphic epic aka Mirabilis posed an interesting question regarding Denis McLoughlin's use of depth of field in many of his covers.
So in a moment of rashness and impetuosity and as I'm in researching the Art "Noire" of Denis McLoughlin, I thought I would work up a little tutorial to share with chaps.
All will be revealed shortly ...
1938 "Weekly Illustrated"
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