How badly is this photo breaking the rules?

Started Apr 19, 2013 | Discussions thread
The Jacal
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Re: Break the rules with impunity!
In reply to David Kieltyka, Apr 20, 2013

David Kieltyka wrote:

Knowing the "rules" (they're just guidelines really) is useful conceptually. But when you're responding to the moment with a camera, just go with your instincts. I find that's where my favorite photos come from. When I think too much I tend to lapse into cliches.

I like your photo a lot, though as Bob suggests I'd straighten the "horizon" line.

Oddly I didn't notice.

If it's just a little off it looks like sloppiness or a mistake.

It was a bit of both!!

But if it's way off it becomes intentional again...and even creative.  

Thats my line now!




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