5 composition mistakes to avoid

Started by cyphyr, February 01, 2018, 07:21:41 am

Previous topic - Next topic


A short article that turned up on my LinkedIn feed.
Useful composition techniques that will come in handy in what ever digital creative field you find your self in.


Ryzen 9 3900X @3.79Ghz, 64Gb (TG4 benchmark 6:20)
i7 5930K @3.5Ghz, 32Gb (TG4 benchmark 13.44)


Dell T5500 with Dual Hexa Xeon CPU 3Ghz, 32Gb ram, GTX 1080
Amiga 1200 8Mb ram, 8Gb ssd



As far as division of space and eye-rest is concerned, I consider these tips to be important not always. I've seen quite a number of very good symmetrical images. Also seen some that were heavy in detail but nice and interesting to look at nonetheless.

I am all thumbs up for the first three tips, but find the last two to be quite subjective really. I would exchange one of them with "under-lighting / overexposing" because that's a serious disadvantage.
"This year - a factory of semiconductors. Next year - a factory of whole conductors!"


very interesting article !
It goes on something far from being the usual 1/3-2/3 composition and I liked the way he explained the way eyes are working looking at an image.


Inb4 rule of thirds....

...although to be honest i'm probably not...