The Art and Skill of Visual Arrangement. The thoughtful placement of visual elements with a keen awareness of what ‘pleases the eye’.
Subject and Supporting Cast
Rule of Thirds A very simple guide for subject placement
Balance and Harmony The human emotions of harmony and balance.
Lines and forms express Vertical linesexhibit strength and power. Horizontal linesrepresent stability and open spaces. Diagonal linessuggest movement, action and drama. Curved lines relate to nature, and the nature of beauty. Forms are lines that connects on its self to make an inner and outer space.
Illusion of Depth Photographs are two dimensional.
Light and shadow Layering highlights with shadows adds depth and definition.
Perspective Thoughtful consideration for angle of view.