Strive towards simplicity
In my “disdain detail” post, I applied Gaussian Blur to a bunch of my photographs in the Procreate app on iPad:
You can see all these images with Gaussian Blur applied — you can still see the basic composition:
Now see the simple cutouts of the photos — to create a strong and simple composition:
Thus, if you want to make better compositions, dissect and analyze your older photos. Apply the Gaussian Blur filter to your photos, to ask yourself:
Is my composition simple and powerful enough?
Keep it strong and simple,