Back to Basics: 10 Composition Rules in Photography

Photography is all about creativity, inspiration and delivering your point of view. With all the freedom, is there really any space for rules? Yes! Composition rules in photography should always be handy because the success of your work depends on them.

Guest Blog Post: Beating the Composition – Advice from a Real-world Photomaker

By Adam Welch

As I think about it, the idea of what goes into making a photograph can seem slightly overwhelming. There really are quite a few things to think about when it comes to making an image (graph) using essentially only light (photo). A photograph (see what I did with the photo and graph thing?) can carry incredible artistic weight and has the power to quite literally change our world and the way that it is viewed. But what exactly makes a photograph great instead of just...well, not so great.