Rule of third vs lens sharpness

Started May 15, 2013 | Discussions thread
Daisy AU
Daisy AU Senior Member • Posts: 1,564
Re: Rule of third vs lens sharpness

mobi1 wrote:

Usually it is recommended to compose in a such a way that subject is placed following rule of 3rd (example

But it is also a fact that most lenses are sharpest at center and sharpness fall towards corners.

Then we don't we keep subjects in the center?


I would recommend you read this great book about composition.  There is more than just the Rule of Thirds.

"The Photographer's Eye" - by Michael Freeman

It's also available as a Kindle edition, if you have an iPad or Kindle.

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