How to Frame the Scene in Photography

Photography is all about framing, position of yourself and your camera, and how you compose the scene:

1. Work the scene as it unfolds before your very eyes

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2. Vary the position of your self and camera in terms of height and position

3. How do you know which photo is best?

Look at your photos as a contact sheet or small thumbnails. Then cross out the ones you don’t like from a longer view, and sketch the general visual gist composition of the ones you like: