Composition is one of the most important aspects of successful landscape photography, but it's also one of the trickiest and most nuanced. This helpful video will give you seven tips to improve your landscape photography compositions.
Coming to you from Landscape Photography iQ, this helpful video will give you seven tips to improve your landscape photography compositions. If you're new to the genre, you might notice that sometimes, scenes that look magnificent to the naked eye don't really translate all that well to your images. It takes a different eye to make successful landscape photographs, and training yourself to look at scenes through that perspective is crucial to creating successful photos. One of the most common mistakes is not including a good foreground element when using a wide angle lens. This can make everything in your image seem far away and overly two-dimensional, whereas including a foreground element can really help to draw the viewer's eye across the photo and lend it some helpful perspective. Check out the video above for more helpful tips!
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