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Perspective

About Perspective

Definition: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perspective_%28graphical%29

Wiki How to: http://www.wikihow.com/Draw-Perspective

Illustrator Tutorials
perspective drawing lesson from adobe:

Digital Arts, Perspective Drawing lesson: <a href=”http://www.digitalartsonline.co.uk/tutorials/index.cfm?olo=email&amp;featureID=3241148″ target=”_blank”>http://www.digitalartsonline.co.uk/tutorials/index.cfm?olo=email&amp;featureID=3241148</a>

1-, 2- and 3-point info: http://www.khulsey.com/perspective_basics.html

1- and 2-point perspective ellipses: http://www.khulsey.com/perspective_ellipse.html

Another free tutorial showing the perspective tool: http://layersmagazine.com/illustrator-cs5-perspective-tool.html

Yet another free tutorial showing the perspective tool: http://www.webdesign.org/vector-graphics/adobe-illustrator/illustrator-cs5-perspective-tool.18527.html

And from another perspective (hah!): http://www.bernskiold.com/tutorials/illustrator/new-in-ai-cs5-perspective-grid/

Using Foreshortened Perspective to map out equally spaced divisions on a flat surface or plane: http://www.khulsey.com/perspective_foreshortened.html

Somewhat confusing/advanced? tutorial showing text in perspective: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p22dTNY669U

and one that is not so confusing: http://vector.tutsplus.com/tutorials/tools-tips/quick-tip-put-text-into-perspective-using-illustrator-cs5/