Daily Archives: March 17, 2009

Little Lessons 7: Composition: The Rule of Thirds.

Probably the simplest rule used in composition is the rule of thirds. The word rule is not strictly helpful of course since it isn’t a rule, but more of a “guideline”.  “Guideline of thirds” isn’t as snappy a name though so we’ll stick with the “rule” of thirds. Essentially it has been observed that when…

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  • Excellent tutorial Matthew – nice and clear.