Heya all, this guide was originally published on my personal website. In this short guide we're going to be discussing some of the basic terminology and ideas behind photo composition. Along with the basics of exposure learning composition is very important as a photographer, and will make it a lot easier for you to frame your subjects in interesting ways.
At its most basic, composition in photography terms is the stuff in a photo, and the way that stuff is arranged. An interesting composition can lead your eye around a photo, draw more attention to your subject, and make all the difference between a good shot and a bad one. While some of these terms are referred to as rules they aren't something to be strictly followed,