Lesson 1d A Decisive Moment

2,412 views

Published on

Lesson 1d: A Decisive Moment

Published in: Art & Photos, Business
0 Comments
4 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
2,412
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
9
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
125
Comments
0
Likes
4
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Lesson 1d A Decisive Moment

  1. 1. Intro to “THE DECISIVE MOMENT”
  2. 2. “ THE DECISIVE MOMENT…” Photographs by Chu Lik Ren
  3. 3. Photographs by Chu Lik Ren The decisive moment involves action. This action should be well composed and not posed. It could be a flame, a flight, a pointing arm…
  4. 4. Photograph by Chu Lik Ren … or it could even be the expression of the eye, or catching a smile (naturally).
  5. 5. Photographs by Chu Lik Ren Your subjects will be animals, or people, or anything that moves. Try to anticipate and capture that movement within the composition of your photos…
  6. 6. Now let’s look at the works of Henri Cartier-Bresson, the master photographer who invented the art of “the decisive moment”…
  7. 10. The key to his art is loads of patience, waiting and anticipating for the opportunity of some form of action, gesture, movement…
  8. 11. And that’s him there, bottom right photo, a self portrait of him sketching himself. Now let’s watch a 10 minutes video of his work seen through his contact sheets…

×