CategoryArt & Photos
Digital PhotographyCompositionIntroduction to Part I B
Composition Photographic composition is an expression of your natural sense of design.
Your eyes follow the linesAnsel Adams Andre Kertesz
Your eyes follow the linesGt. Smoky Mountains
Your eyes follow the lines into the photograph
Your eyes follow the linesout of the picture.
Not good composition
Allow space to move into
Curves are gracefulBrassai
LinesDiagonal linesadd interest
Which is the better composition?*
Lines - path for the eye to follow to the main subjectBlueberry Blossoms
Lines Follow the diagonal lineto the subjectSpring fig leaves
Diagonal linesA focal point at theend of a ally way adds interest.
Linesrepetitive lines to draw viewers' attention
Lines Curved line moves the eye through the photograph
Lines Lines can simplyadd interest and texture to a photograph.
Lines - triangle adds strong visual unity to this picture
Lines Triangle adds strong visual unity.
C 2012 Julie Sikes-SpeirContinue to Composition Part II