Photo Tips: Elements to Consider in Composition
Photo Tips: Elements to Consider in Composition

This is an edited reprint of an article I wrote several years ago in my blog, www.ChobeSafari.com.  Same text and many of the photos have changed, but the need to know the basics of composition is timeless. Many see a photo they like but when asked why they like the image, they lack the words... » read more

Reflections
Reflections

When photographing landscapes or cityscapes our brain tends to quickly eliminate any repeating patterns after a quick glance of  patterns. A hedge, a hay field, a row Aspens, windows in a skyscraper.  As long as this pattern is of the same color and goes in the same direction, the brain stores the information and allows... » read more

Elements to Consider in Composition
Elements to Consider in Composition

On a recent trip into the bush, a very good friend but non-photographer accompanied me.  Prior to the trip he commented that he felt that much of getting a great shot was luck.  I strongly disagreed but, out of politeness, just smiled.  With each trip, my images get better.  I feel it’s because 1) I... » read more