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  1. abraxas

    abraxas No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    Disregarding exposure entirely-

    What do you think are the 3 most important things in composing a photo?

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  2. Rachelsne

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    the right light- and by that I mean the way it falls, or lights your subject, and the shadows it makes.

    well thats one not sure yet about other 2
     
  3. Alex_B

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    - balance of elements (or imbalance to create tension)
    - having points of interest in the image, or alternatively lines which lead the eye along some path
    - light
     
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    *light and the use of
    *angle
    *subject matter
     
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    Light, colour, and nekid ladies.

    )'(
     
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    Form, fit and function

    Shapes and lines being the form.
    Contrast and light being the fit.
    Feeling and soul a viewer's reaction being the function.
     
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    I like simple, clean, stand out subject.
     
  8. sabbath999

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    Light, light and light.
     
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    What do you think?
     
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    -Angle from which object is shot
    -How the subject fits in with suroundings
    -Correct lighting





    -nekid ladies


    Not in any order btw
     
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    Well, the first thing is to think of a good tune...

    Or, more seriously:

    Why are you taking the picture?
    What is your intention?
    Who is your intended audience?
    Answer those three and all the other stuff follows as a natural consequence.
     
  12. abraxas

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    Some pretty good answers here- thanks all!
     

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