The hexadecimal color code #3d96d0 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #3d96d0 is comprised of 23.92% red, 58.82% green and 81.57% blue. In the HSL color space #3d96d0 has a hue of 204° (degrees), 61% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.89 nm.
It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.
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There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.
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It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.
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