Looking through the Viewfinder – A sequence of composition

Exercise: A sequence of Composition (Workbook p. 28)

The aim of this exercise was to help me to think about the practical process of composing an image by recording the way I approach and shoot a subject.  In this instance I had to record all the moments that were ‘almost right’ and to use the camera viewfinder as a way of checking out possible pictures.

Setting

Newlands Corner, Surrey is a popular area for walkers and their dogs and also bikers who gather there especially on a Sunday to meet/greet and compare their motorbikes.  I thought this would be a good place to carry out several of the exercises and the photographs for this particular exercise were taken on our way back up the hill and our car. Read the rest of this entry »

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