Digital Photography Workshop

Composition in Outdoor Photography

Digital Photography workshop on October 4,

As we all know photography consists of Techniques and Art. Exposure, White Balance, Metering Mode, Etc. are the Technical part of photography. Although they are very important, don’t forget the Artistic part which is Composition.

What is Composition in Photography?

In Photography, Composition is the artistic part of photography. Here is a short description about Composition” “In the visual arts – in particular painting, graphic design, photography and sculpture – composition is the placement or arrangement of visual elements or ingredients in a work of art or a photograph, as distinct from the subject of a work. It can also be thought of as the organization of the elements of art according to the principles of art. The term composition means ‘putting together,’ and can apply to any work of art, from music to writing to photography, that is arranged or put together using conscious thought. In the visual arts, composition is often used interchangeably with various terms such as design, form, visual ordering, or formal structure, depending on the context. In graphic design and desktop publishing, composition is commonly referred to as page layout.” Wikipedia

Why Composition is important?

In photography, altering the position of the camera can change the image so that the subject has fewer or more distractions with which to compete. This may be achieved by getting closer, moving laterally, tilting, panning, or moving the camera vertically.

Use Guide line to add more depth to your image
Use Guide line to add more depth to your image

Is there any rules for Composition in Photography?

There are several rules in photography and other visual arts. Learning these rules helps you to pay more attention to details which means better pictures. These rules are very simple but they have great effects on your images.

Correct Exposure and good composition are the main elements in photography
Correct Exposure and good composition are the main elements in photography

Join us on  October, 4 from 10:00am to 5:00pm for our Digital Photography Workshop. There will be a 3 hour classroom for learning the settings on your camera and 3 hour hands on field photography. We are going to be outdoor and learn how to apply the rules that we study and how they can change our photos from ordinary to outstanding.

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