Using Windows in Composition: 33 Examples

Often common items and structures can be overlooked as potential aids to our photographic efforts. As these great examples show, something as common as a window can make a great subject in itself or aid a wider composition. Look around to see what you can shoot that you may have been taking for granted.

Towering Windowphoto © 2000 Shane Gorski | more info (via: Wylio)

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مرگ چون پرواز استphoto © 2007 Hamed Saber | more info (via: Wylio)
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Escapephoto © 2000 Shane Gorski | more info (via: Wylio)

Urban Lomophoto © 2006 Gianni Dominici | more info (via: Wylio)

Sicilyphoto © 2005 Gianni Dominici | more info (via: Wylio)

maria mena:i miss you lovephoto © 2008 Lali Masriera | more info (via: Wylio)

192/365 - Help, I'm Alive, My Heart Keeps Beating Like A Hammerphoto © 2009 Helga Weber | more info (via: Wylio)

joshua radin:todayphoto © 2008 Lali Masriera | more info (via: Wylio)

sunlight kissed the tulipsphoto © 2008 Lori Greig | more info (via: Wylio)

The Long Hot Summer continues....The weather man says it's raining...photo © 2008 Keven Law | more info (via: Wylio)

Living in Romephoto © 2005 Gianni Dominici | more info (via: Wylio)

Corridor of lightphoto © 2007 Louise Docker | more info (via: Wylio)

hiddenphoto © 2008 paul bica | more info (via: Wylio)

St Paul's chapel New York City........WTC sitephoto © 2009 Scott Hudson | more info (via: Wylio)

vol au vent...photo © 2007 sophie & cie | more info (via: Wylio)

Diagonalphoto © 2010 Renate Dodell | more info (via: Wylio)

Patiencephoto © 2005 Nicholas | more info (via: Wylio)

Unha venta no tempophoto © 2010 RUBEN QUELLE | more info (via: Wylio)

loversphoto © 2007 Procsilas Moscas | more info (via: Wylio)

245/365 - Is It Friday Yet?photo © 2009 Helga Weber | more info (via: Wylio)

Looking intophoto © 2005 Gianni Dominici | more info (via: Wylio)

daybreakphoto © 2009 Benedetta | more info (via: Wylio)

MELROSE ABBEYphoto © 2009 Neal Fowler | more info (via: Wylio)

staircase window 2photo © 2006 Till Krech | more info (via: Wylio)

1/52 - life continues.photo © 2010 Photography King ♛ | more info (via: Wylio)

finestre di Bruno Schulzphoto © 2007 Eugenio Azzola | more info (via: Wylio)

Atardecer cuadriculado 134photo © 2007 Nicolás Ancheta Curbelo | more info (via: Wylio)

coincidence?photo © 2006 Rebecca Smith | more info (via: Wylio)

Finestraphoto © 2007 Claudia Castro | more info (via: Wylio)

Chancel Window, St. Peter's, Lusby, Lincolnshirephoto © 2007 Brian | more info (via: Wylio)

0248photo © 2008 CIA DE FOTO | more info (via: Wylio)

Casser la faillancephoto © 2009 Grégory Tonon | more info (via: Wylio)

Empty Room, Windowphoto © 2005 Tim Samoff | more info (via: Wylio)

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