illustration & image
Drawing, as a form of visual expression, is one of the major forms within the visual arts.
Optical illusionsOptical illusions are characterized by visually perceived images that differ from objective reality. The information gathered by the eye is processed in the brain to give a perception that does not tally with a physical measurement of the stimulus source.
Painting The Sun Sets Sail by Rob GONSALVES
ComicsComics as an art form established itself in the late 19th and early 20th century, alongside the similar forms of film and animation.
Although some comics are picture-only, pantomime strips, the verbal side usually expand upon the pictures.
The sequential nature of the pictures, and the predominance of pictures over words, distinguishes comics from picture books.
Scholars disagree on the definition of comics ; some claim its printed format is crucial, some emphasize the interdependence of image and text, and others its sequential nature.