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What is Low-Poly Art Design?

A bunch of additionally coloured triangles or rectangles combining to make a perplexing geometric shape, which some way or another oversees to be theoretical but still illustrate a clear figure. So what is this enchanted style and how was it made?

It’s a basic geometric shapes set side by side to make precise, regularly moderate compositions. The poly from “low poly” comes from the word “polygon”, which is simple a 2 dimensional shape made of straight lines and points.

Low poly graphics emerged around late 2013, as a specific style when content creators began to revise the difference between high-poly and low-poly. Then, the ‘look’ of  low-poly has become a design trend.

The use of low-poly art comes from the early days of 3D animation. Creators realized how the usage of fewer polygons sharpens the focus on the artistic elements such as form, lighting and texture.

Here are a few tips on how to make a successful geometric poly-art:

  1.  SOURCE – select the correct source material. In spite of the fact that is not impossible, it’s pretty troublesome to create something out of nothing. So make beyond any doubt that any picture you’re basing your plan off of is high quality or at least gives you a strong structure to work off of.
  2. SHAPE – straight lines are one thing that geometric works for the most part sharing. There are those that are consolidate circles and bends but its something almost those polygonal shapes, composed of features that makes us think “geometry.”
  3. SYMMETRY – an important component in your piece for low-poly art.
  4. CONTEXTwhile a part of this low-poly style is determined from illustration, its presently being utilized in all sorts of realistic plan, having made the journey from computerized craftsmanship to logos, print and more.
  5. DETAILS – before you start on your journey of creating your low-poly art design, take a look and be inspired of how people are using this trend and you could definitely find your own creative way to do it!

Technology has come a long way, but indeed nowadays low poly is utilized to decrease render time. In truth, the low poly “look” has gotten to be something of a design trend.

Video games, 3D artists and indeed artists are using simple polygons in their compositions to communicate surface and profundity without sacrificing a minimalist aesthetic.

Here are some examples of low-poly art:

low poly Jack Nicholson

Low Poly Jack Nicholson (Digital Art, Illustration) By Paul Douard (Paris, France)


By Hesham Adel (Giza, Egypt)

low poly landscape amjad

By Amjad Ahdab (Hama, Syria)


Here’s our version of low-poly art!






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