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Photography 2: Rule of thirds

Let’s continue your journey into the amazing world of composition. Photographic composition is the art of composing an image through the given framing of a photograph. For now, that means deciding what should be in the picture, what shouldn’t and from what position you will capture the image. Today we begin with the rule of thirds. A clue as to how this rule works is shown in the image. Note the thin noughts and crosses lines overlaying the image. These help you apply the rule of thirds. Let’s find out more.

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