studiomate sketch photo #1 - too light, too much glare
(painting is 12"x12", oil on panel)
studiomate sketch photo #2 - TOO DARK WAAAAY TOO DARK
Sigh. We can't win them all, folks. Here's to more painting, at least - whether or not I'll be able to accurately photograph them or not.
More soon when I find the Goldilocks sweet spot.