Some helpful tips for composition, and some important styling essentials.
Composition is one of the easiest ways to create an eye-catching image. Learning composition is a never ending game. Beautiful compositions for some people come more naturally than for others, some people have to practice. Experience, and practice are key to improving your skill set. By utilizing your composition techniques you’ll have an arsenal of easy and simple composition tools you can use to change up your styling and create images that draw your viewers in and hold their attention.
Below I’ve posted some videos from my favorite online resources for improving composition. This page is always evaluating, so I’ll be adding things as I discover them.
Popular, and useful composition methods to add visual interest in your photos.
Rule of thirds
Rule of odds
When preparing for shoot keep in mind the colors you’re using. Some colors work really well together, some don’t. Learning color theory will help you troubleshoot your scene.
Not to be underestimated, the angle you choose will make the difference between an okay photo and a successful photo. For example if you are shooting a subject that has layers, shooting straight on or at a slight angle will allow the viewer to see those layers. A flat lay will hide the layers.