By Burne Hogarth

In three hundred remarkable drawings, Hogarth exhibits how you can draw the pinnacle from each attitude, age the face from infancy to outdated age, and delineate each function and wrinkle.

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All axial lines—those lines parallel to the major X-, Y-, and Z-axes—are scalable. Conversely, nonaxial lines are never scalable. 3 4 / A r c hit ec t u ra l Gra p h i c s Pa r alin e Draw i n g s Axonometric Projection An axonometric projection is an orthographic projection of a three-dimensional form that is inclined to the picture plane in such a way that its three principal axes are foreshortened. The term “axonometric” is often misused to describe paraline drawings of oblique projections or the entire class of paraline drawings.

Elevation oblique Plan oblique • Unfortunately, 3D CAD and modeling programs do not use these terms for the different types of paraline drawings in a consistent manner. Pictorial Characteristics of Paraline Drawings • Paraline drawings are always aerial or worm’s-eye views. • Parallel lines in the subject remain parallel in the drawing. • All axial lines—those lines parallel to the major X-, Y-, and Z-axes—are scalable. Conversely, nonaxial lines are never scalable. 3 4 / A r c hit ec t u ra l Gra p h i c s Pa r alin e Draw i n g s Axonometric Projection An axonometric projection is an orthographic projection of a three-dimensional form that is inclined to the picture plane in such a way that its three principal axes are foreshortened.

Vector drawings, in particular, can be reduced or enlarged without degrading the quality of the image. In doing so, we should be careful to distinguish between the size of the image viewed on a monitor, which can be reduced and enlarged independent of its real-world size, and the scale of the output from a printer or plotter. Managing and organizing the amount of data in a digital drawing is also important because large-scale drawings call for more detail while small-scale drawings require less.

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