Simon Bray said that the subject had to be the strongest element of the shot, even thought it might not take up the majority of the frame.
It is true, although fill the frame is one of the famous rules in photography, but sometimes rules are meant to be broken, aren’t they?
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It is minimalist photography. Try to simplify your pics. Keeping simple picture doesn’t mean to make it dull and boring. By emphasizing with strong shadows, contrasting colors, line, geometric pattern, lone subject, etc to create stronger image.
Creativity is a must in here. By understanding the concept of composition, such as rule of thirds, framing, filling the frame, leading line, etc will help to create something unique which only can be determined subjectively. Simon Bray said that the subject has to be the strongest element of the shot, even though it may not take up the majority of frame. “Rules are meant to be broken, aren’t they?”
Viewpoint. Sometimes common subject in common place but different way of looking at it, will give the “ouch” impact.
So, keep your eyes open and work the subject
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