There are a variety of drawing systems designers can make use of. Each drawing system has its own features, benefits and particular uses. The key of producing a successful visual communcation or design concept is the appropriate selection and execution of the selected drawing system. The accepted range and application of drawing systems are outlined in the table below.
Specific Drawing System
|Parallel Lines of Sight||Orthogonal||Third Angle (Preferred)||Two-dimensional Multi-view Drawing|
single view 'Pictorial Drawings'
|Converging Lines of Sight||Perspective||One Point (Parallel)|
|Two Point (Angular)|
|Three Point (Oblique)|