Composition – Part 1

Following on from colour we explored the art of composing a photograph. When photography just got going, people were composing photos like they composed paintings. We talked about conventional composition techniques. After class, I walked back into the city via the backstreets to practise a few techniques.

Like showing perspective (in this case, diminishing) to give the photo depth.

Victoria Barracks

And repetition to lead the eye.

Surry Hills

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