Photography Tutorials and Articles

Monday Photography Tips: COMPOSITION ENHANCEMENT

Finding Compositions in Nature

Part two

Previously, we discussed how light conditions dictate landscape composition. 

In this post, Brett @brettmichaudphotography shares two more tips for successful landscape photography.

Finding Focal Points by Brett Michaud 

  1. Find a main subject and make it the focal point. All great images have some component that will draw the viewer in and keep them there. But remember, the main subject does not need to be a physical object like a boat, lake, or tree. It can also be more abstract like a pattern or arrangement of interesting colours.
  2. Attend to all phases of the image: Once you have a main subject, see if there is some way to incorporate elements into the foreground, mid-ground and background to enhance the overall image. An image with a nice background can be beautiful, but adding exciting foreground and mid-ground elements will really enhance the overall interest of the picture. Compare an image of a sunset with another photo of the same sunset with wildflowers in the foreground and a lake reflecting the sunset in the mid-ground. Suddenly you have an image with a much greater interest factor.

Focal Point

HDR photo editing

That is all for now. Stay tuned for upcoming tips.

Learn advanced techniques from pros. Click HERE to see the list of upcoming classes to read more and register.

Do You Want to Learn Lightroom and Photoshop Quickly?

We offer Lightroom and Photoshop private classes. Private lessons are flexible and target your needs in editing.
Click HERE to book your class and start learning editing skills.

That is all for now. Stay tuned for my following photography Tips. We love to hear from you. Let us know if you have any questions; feel free to send us your questions, and we will be more than happy to answer them. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for more Free Tutorials and Tips.

Ted and the Omnilargess Team

Omnilargess Training Program

Upcoming Photography Classes

Search:

Event Venue Date
Photography Course: Bootcamp Program High Street Office
  • July 7, 2022 6:00 pm
Register
Youth Summer Photography Program High Street Office
  • August 22, 2022 2:00 pm
Register
Night Sky Photography Tour MacDonald Park Abbotsford
  • August 26, 2022 11:20 am
Register
Maple Ridge Nature Photography Maple Ridge Dyke
  • August 27, 2022 8:00 am
Register
Vancouver Skyline at Night Totem Poles at Brockton Point
  • September 10, 2022 7:00 pm
Register
LEARN PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY High Street Office
  • September 15, 2022 6:00 pm
Register
Beginners Photography Class High Street Office
  • September 16, 2022 6:00 pm
Register
Nitobe Garden Photo Walk Nitobe Garden
  • September 17, 2022 10:00 am
Register
ROCKY MOUNTAIN PHOTO TOUR Waterton Lake National Park
  • September 30, 2022 1:00 pm
Register
Chasing Shadows High Street Office
  • November 5, 2022 9:00 am
Register
0