This short film covers the Rule Of Thirds – one of the easiest ways to make a big difference to your photo composition. Divide the viewfinder with two imaginary vertical and horizontal lines so it’s now in thirds. Continue reading “The Rule Of Thirds”
There is something quite soothing to a symmetrical photograph. As humans, we’re drawn to symmetry in the objects all around us. And using that concept in your photographs is a great way to create images that connect with people. Continue reading “Symmetry and Asymmetry”
One way to improve your composition is to add some foreground to give the image depth. Continue reading “Using Foregrounds”
Draw more attention to your subject by using existing borders such as windows, columns, or even trees to “frame” your subject. Continue reading “Frame Within a Frame”
Leading lines composition technique is the easiest to understand and apply in landscape photography.
In fact, we compose some photographs using leading lines unknowingly! You may have done that too, it comes to us naturally. Our subconscious mind clicks and imagines the images based on these leading lines. Continue reading “Leading Lines”
Diagonal compositions are where you get a diagonal relationship going on between elements of the image. Continue reading “Diagonal”
How to photograph texture. In this easy video we will discuss the best lighting to use when you are photographing texture and how to use texture to tell a story about a subject. Continue reading “Textures Patterns and Shapes”
THE RULE OF ODDS – PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPOSITION
In the world of photography, there are many different techniques and systems meant to aid the photographer in capturing effective imagery. Depending on your photographic experience you may have heard of the Rule of Thirds, or the Golden Mean, which are both intended to assist the photographer in creating dynamic imagery through composition. A lesser known technique that can be an equally as useful consideration is the Rule of Odds. In brief, this short article will discuss the Rule of Odds in composition and how you can leverage it in your own photography to create compelling images. Continue reading “The Rule of Odds”
Learn how to better fill the frame when photographing your subject in this “smart tips” video from Nikon. Continue reading “Filling the frame”
know negative space sounds…well negative, but it’s actually rad. It adds breathing room and give’s the eye a place to rest.
Continue reading “Negative Space”