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Inspiring Photos "Two is Better Than One!" by Shobha Srinivasan

We are once again happy to feature the work of Shrobha Srinivasan, a regular contributor to the [email protected] Group and frequent inspirer of its members. This week, we would like to introduce another of her simple and elegant compositions, “Two Is Better Than One!”, as we discuss positive/negative balance in composition. Read on to be inspired and to learn about this often overlooked compositional approach.

Inspiring Photos

Composition can be used as a tool to temper emotions of your viewers. No, we’re not talking about those pesky rules. We’re talking about subtleties in subject placement and so on. Byrne Chapman’s photo, “Alone With My Thoughts” is featured as we discuss composition and emotion.