Composition <ul><li>You don’t take a </li></ul><ul><li>photograph, you make it.  </li></ul><ul><li>- Ansel Adams </li></ul>
Rule of Thirds: Move it from the middle
Rule of Thirds: Move it from the middle
Rule of Thirds: Move it from the middle Vivian Maier, Unititled
Rule of Thirds: Move it from the middle Vivian Maier, Unititled
Balance: Symmetrical (mirror image)
Balance: Symmetrical (mirror image)
Balance: Symmetrical (mirror image) Susana Raab
Balance: Asymmetrical (triangle) Vivian Maier
Balance: Asymmetrical (triangle)
Balance: Asymmetrical (triangle)
Balance: Radial
Figure and Ground: Make relationships Chris Crawford, Grandpa and his dog
Figure and  Ground: Make relationships Vivian Maier, Unititled Joel Meyerowitz
Figure and Ground: Make relationships Susana Raab
Leading lines: Bring viewer into your photo Alex Soth
Leading lines: Bring viewer into your photo
Leading lines: Bring viewer into your photo Alex Soth
Leading lines: Bring viewer into your photo Alex Soth
Geometry: Lines & Shapes Jay Maisel
Geometry: Lines & Shapes
Geometry: Lines & Shapes Henri  Cartier-Bresson
Simplicity: Sometimes less is more Robert  Mapplethorpe
Simplicity: Sometimes less is more Jay Maisel
Simplicity: Sometimes less is more Edwin Weston
Simplicity: Sometimes less is more Edwin Weston
Repetition: Look for patterns James Kellar
Repetition: Look for patterns Stephen Shore
Repetition: Look for patterns James Kellar
Repetition: Look for patterns Susana Raab
Framing: Isolate your subject Chris Crawford
Framing: Isolate  your subject Vivian Maier
Framing: Isolate your subject Vivian Maier
Point of view: Worm's eye
Point of view: Worm's eye Andrew Moore
Point of view: Bird's eye
Point of view: Bird's eye
Point of view: Bird's eye
Watch for merges
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Composition Intro

  1. 1. Composition <ul><li>You don’t take a </li></ul><ul><li>photograph, you make it. </li></ul><ul><li>- Ansel Adams </li></ul>
  2. 2. Rule of Thirds: Move it from the middle
  3. 3. Rule of Thirds: Move it from the middle
  4. 4. Rule of Thirds: Move it from the middle Vivian Maier, Unititled
  5. 5. Rule of Thirds: Move it from the middle Vivian Maier, Unititled
  6. 6. Balance: Symmetrical (mirror image)
  7. 7. Balance: Symmetrical (mirror image)
  8. 8. Balance: Symmetrical (mirror image) Susana Raab
  9. 9. Balance: Asymmetrical (triangle) Vivian Maier
  10. 10. Balance: Asymmetrical (triangle)
  11. 11. Balance: Asymmetrical (triangle)
  12. 12. Balance: Radial
  13. 13. Figure and Ground: Make relationships Chris Crawford, Grandpa and his dog
  14. 14. Figure and Ground: Make relationships Vivian Maier, Unititled Joel Meyerowitz
  15. 15. Figure and Ground: Make relationships Susana Raab
  16. 16. Leading lines: Bring viewer into your photo Alex Soth
  17. 17. Leading lines: Bring viewer into your photo
  18. 18. Leading lines: Bring viewer into your photo Alex Soth
  19. 19. Leading lines: Bring viewer into your photo Alex Soth
  20. 20. Geometry: Lines & Shapes Jay Maisel
  21. 21. Geometry: Lines & Shapes
  22. 22. Geometry: Lines & Shapes Henri Cartier-Bresson
  23. 23. Simplicity: Sometimes less is more Robert Mapplethorpe
  24. 24. Simplicity: Sometimes less is more Jay Maisel
  25. 25. Simplicity: Sometimes less is more Edwin Weston
  26. 26. Simplicity: Sometimes less is more Edwin Weston
  27. 27. Repetition: Look for patterns James Kellar
  28. 28. Repetition: Look for patterns Stephen Shore
  29. 29. Repetition: Look for patterns James Kellar
  30. 30. Repetition: Look for patterns Susana Raab
  31. 31. Framing: Isolate your subject Chris Crawford
  32. 32. Framing: Isolate your subject Vivian Maier
  33. 33. Framing: Isolate your subject Vivian Maier
  34. 34. Point of view: Worm's eye
  35. 35. Point of view: Worm's eye Andrew Moore
  36. 36. Point of view: Bird's eye
  37. 37. Point of view: Bird's eye
  38. 38. Point of view: Bird's eye
  39. 39. Watch for merges

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