Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Photography Tutorial: Framing (Your Subject)

Photography Tutorial: Framing (Your Subject)


Framing adds a 3-D dimension or depth to a picture by including a foreground to a background subject, which would otherwise look a little flat, or 2-D.  Framing is another aspect of Photo Composition. The use of clever framing can engage your viewers by 'including' them in your 'story' (the way you shot your photo tells the story) eg. in the  photo below, they are seeing what you see as you 'look across the river while standing below the foliage-fringe of trees lining your side of the river-bank'.