Do you look like an idiot when you’re out taking photos? It’s a bit of an inflammatory question, but bare with me. A while back I went on a photo walk with a big group – probably 30 or 40 people. There were a handful – maybe 4 or 5 who were REALLY getting into […]
Photographic composition is the way in which all the elements are arranged within the frame. Here’s how sub-framing can add interest to your photographs
I know how to use the camera, now what? Ok, so you’ve been practising the basics and now you are interested in some advanced composition ideas. You are happy using basic composition techniques – like the famous rule of thirds or rule of odds. Learning to use a camera is a challenge indeed, but in […]
There is something that goes beyond rules and universal laws when it comes to composition. Here are 3 core composition skills to master.
If you’ve already learned the basic composition techniques such as the rule of thirds and proper use of color and contrast, it’s time for you to move on and acquire new skills when it comes to composition. This blog post is brought to you by Advanced Composition – a guide worth looking at if you […]
When choosing backgrounds in photography, compose your shot in such a way that it does not distract the viewer but instead complements the image. Here are some things to consider when next you’re composing your image.