Photography : Developing Your Eye! Day 6 – Solitude
The Rule Of Thirds
“Solitude is fine but you need someone to tell that solitude is fine.”
~Honoré de Balzac
Today’s theme is to capture solitude: the state of being alone, or a lonely and uninhabited place.
Solitude is more than just being alone. I think solitude is one’s own space to be free of all inhibitions, a space where you can bare your soul out and take a look at yourself unembelished, just as you are!
Pay attention to the placement of your subject. As you frame your shot, consider the Rule of Thirds, which is a great introductory lesson in composition. Divide your shot into thirds, both horizontally and vertically, so you get nine parts:
Place your subject at the intersections of these lines (or along them) to create a dynamic, off-center composition.
This is part of an assignment of a photography course available under the blogging university. The link to the ten days course is here developing your eye i
What does the word ‘solitude’ look like to you?
Do share your thoughts.