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Composition Unit. Unit Objectives Have a clear understanding of what composition is Identify and describe each guideline and how they can be used in a photograph. 6 Guidelines of Composition. Simplicity Rule of Thirds Balance Framing Lines Mergers. 6 Guidelines of Composition.

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composition unit
Composition Unit
  • Unit Objectives
    • Have a clear understanding of what composition is
    • Identify and describe each guideline and how they can be used in a photograph
6 guidelines of composition
6 Guidelines of Composition
  • Simplicity
  • Rule of Thirds
  • Balance
  • Framing
  • Lines
  • Mergers
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6 Guidelines of Composition
  • Simplicity:

Having a clear and definite center of interest

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6 Guidelines of Composition
  • Rule of Thirds

Placing your center of interest off center.

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6 Guidelines of Composition
  • Balance-
    • Informal- More visual weight on one side than the other- this type of balance tends to be more visually appealing
    • Formal- Equal visual weight on both sides of the picture
balance
Balance

Formal

Informal

informal balance
Informal Balance
  • Additional Informal Balance
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6 Guidelines of Composition
  • Framing:
    • Using objects to lead the viewers attention to the subject.
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6 Guidelines of Composition
  • Lines:
    • Using lines to lead the viewers attention to the subject. They can also help convey emotions and feelings.

1. Vertical- power, strength, uneasy

2. Horizontal- calm, peace, tranquil

3. Diagonal- speed, movement

4. S-Curve- pleasing to eye, beauty.

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6 Guidelines of Composition
  • Mergers: BAD
    • When objects seem to visually run together to make the graphic or message unclear.
mergers
Mergers

Near Merger

Border Merger

point of view
Point of View
  • Experiment with different points of view.
    • From below
    • From above
    • Equal to
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Point of view
  • Think of how you always see the President of the United States
  • Think of how you always see things
  • Look for interesting and different ways to look at things
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