Leonardo Da Vinci Research Paper

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Leonardo da Vinci asked a question that was important to the art community: “Why shadows cast by bodies on white walls are blue at sunset?” Leonardo later discovered that shadows reflected colors at different angles. Leonardo stated, “‘The surface of any object receives the color of its object. Just because the sun’s light is red it is causing a shadow of the blue sky giving it the color on the white wall.’” Artists today use this important discovery in their paintings to make them as realistic as possible. This discovery used geometry and science to explain how what type of light the sun puts out at certain times of the day does to objects and their shadows. As someone seeks to discover something beneficial to others, they first research

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