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Quick Tip: Composition for Beginners

One year ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Improving your composition can bring balance and personality to your photography, simultaneously enabling you to produce more appealing images. And as quick tips go, this 90-second video from Mango Street Lab is absolutely packed full of key compositional advice.
It's important to remember that all of these rules can be broken to create added interest and tension in your photos, drawing your viewer in to the image in a unique way. But you can't break rules you don't know.
The video kicks off with a compositional rule that most of you will know: the rule of thirds. This rule is applied by...
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