Grid theory


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Grid theory

  1. 1. Grid TheoryThe Rule of Thirds
  2. 2. WHY!?!?! Grid Theory (The Rule of Thirds)
  3. 3. • The rule of thirds is a compositional rule of thumb in visual arts such as painting, photography and design.• The rule states that an image should be imagined as divided into nine equal parts by two equally-spaced horizontal lines and two equally-spaced vertical lines, and that important compositional elements should be placed along these lines or their intersections. Grid Theory The Rule of Thirds
  4. 4. Grid TheoryThe Rule of Thirds
  5. 5. “Proponents of the technique claim that aligning a subject with these points creates more tension, energy and interest in the composition than simply centering the subject would.” Grid Theory The Rule of Thirds
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