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5 Elements of Composition in Photography

" ... look at five of the ingredients (or tools, or elements) of composition that I draw on in my photography. They’re not ‘rules’ - just things that I consider when setting up a shot."

Basic Strategies in Reading Photographs

Of course, you know what you like. But would you like to know more about how a photograph is composed? By learning what visual elements the artist uses to communicate with you, you may appreciate better why you like or don't like a particular work of art. In the presentation below, the concepts are illustrated with photographic works. Click on the work for a larger image of it and then click on BACK to return to the presentation