Discussion in 'Photography Beginners' Forum' started by jacsul, Aug 2, 2010.
Would this be considered a good crop?
I think the original could use a crop, but generally you don't center a moving subject...leave some "extra" in the direction of motion for somewhere for them to go (to the left in this case).
I think you cropped way too much. The background is actually nice, no reason to crop it all out. Here's how I'd edit it if it were my photo:
There are many compositional guidelines. One of the most used is called the Rule of Thirds (ROT), and is best accomplished in the camera when the image is made.
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