- Convenience (can undo, save copies at different stages, no setup and cleanup time, already in digital format)
- Cost reduction (no worry for wasting art materials)
And what are the cons of digital painting? Long time ago, I discussed with Wucius Wong on this. Wong suggested two main concerns:
- Lack of physicality
- No tactile feeling of using a brush on paper
As a software developer, there's still things we can do. We'll discuss digital painting tech innovation in our next blog entry.
傳統繪畫難修改，所以精品難求。但就純粹作畫者來說，容易修改應該是一個優點。但這‘優點’有時就帶來更多‘麻煩’ -- 就是改來改去，一幅畫拖太長。
When the painting is still there, there's always a temptation to adding a line or a dot to it. I think all artists would do the same thing naturally.