Beyond Mere Composition – Getting Over The Rule Of Thirds and the Golden Ratio
It’s pretty easy to find information online that focuses on the ‘what’ of composition, but the ‘why’ is more evasive. In this article, we explore the ‘why’ behind a number of compositional rules to help you know when to use and/or break them for maximum effect. Read on!
What Is the Rule Of Thirds In Photography? What You Need To Know
This is a primary photographic composition concept you must internalize.
Photography Tips | 4 Composition Mistakes You Should Avoid
Every craft has a list of “do’s and don’ts” but recognizing and avoiding them successfully in the field may, at…
Learning The Rules Then Breaking Them | Guidelines to Composition
Art is, literally, what the world looks like without rules; where opinions, drama, and ultimately, feelings, are King. So, to…
Lines Illustrate Compositional Theories In Iconic Movies
See how filmmakers envision their scenes through illustrated compositions.
Simple Photography Tips | 5 Tips To Frame The Perfect Photo
Framing and composition are considered by many to be the make-or-break aspects to an image, and here are some tips on doing them well.
Goodbye, Rule of Thirds? Alternative Methods to Master Composition
Is there a compositional world outside of thirds? The following video explores that possibility.
Photo Composition: 9 Basic Guidelines For Better Photographs
Learn 9 basic “rules” to composition using the incredible imagery from Steve McCurry, then feel free to break them.
Understanding Composition & Why Not Doing So Is Undermining Your Work
‘Composition is everything.’ Maybe not, but it’s so vital that shooting without considering it is like speaking with consonants alone – you need a vowel or it doesn’t make sense.
A Useful & Concise Comparison of The Rule Of Thirds vs. The Golden Ratio
Here’s a great explanation about the two most discussed principles of composition in photography. Learn what they are, but then think if you should really be using them at all.