Just did some quick thumbnails of paintings by professional artists to study their approach to color and composition. Fun and insightful! Also really beautiful works by the original artists.
1. Zealand Landscape. Open Country in New Zealand 1842 by Johan Thomas Lundbye
2. Canyon de Chelly 1916 by Edgar Payne
3. Monoliths by Glenn Dean
4. Mary's Lake by Clyde Aspevig
5. Canyon de Chelly by Edgar Payne
6. Edgar Payne (Sorry couldn't find the name )