Composition Course Week 1

Composition Course Week 1 - student project

Composition Course Week 1 - image 1 - student projectAt first I was just hoping to do a simple study of foreground, midground, background (sidewalk, bench/fence, woods). But then the trio walked into the frame. I hit the shutter right when I thought they were at the vertex of the lower third section.Composition Course Week 1 - image 2 - student projectThis was an exercise in rule of thirds, placing the lion's head and the stirring pigeons at the upper left.Composition Course Week 1 - image 3 - student projectThis shot was an attempt at "frame within a frame." The cyclist in the mirror came was a little too small for my taste, but at least I caught him! I was also trying to place the mirror according to the "rule of thirds."Composition Course Week 1 - image 4 - student projectComposed along the "rule of thirds." The subject is in the midground, and the pool extends from the foreground, through the midground. The background is just a tiny sliver of scenery beyond the water habitat.Composition Course Week 1 - image 5 - student projectOnce again, rule of thirds.