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EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY
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Rule of Thirds by Foxtrot44 Rule of Thirds by Foxtrot44
The rule of thirds, a basic rule that every photographer should know.
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KI77 Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2011
that is simply amazing, i cant stop looking at for some reason
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Foxtrot44 Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
That is the power of the rule of thirds. :p
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Danutza88 Featured By Owner Nov 2, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
Hello!:aww: You've been featured here: [link]
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Foxtrot44 Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
THANK YOU SO MUCH!!! Sorry for the late response. I truely appriciate it. :aww:
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srvvzr Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
this is amazing
i love the blues as the low lights
in contrast with the yellow wash highlights which compliment on the pumpkin excellently

and i would like to reinforce zacobia's statment about the shingles al pointing down helping to bring attention to the pumpkin
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Foxtrot44 Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
thank you!! Haha wow some more things that I didn't realize about this picture. ^^; Wow I'm horrible. xD
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srvvzr Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
i dont even know what the rule of thirds is...
i think i have an idea
but i dont wana say kz i dont wanna be wrong
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Foxtrot44 Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
lol its ok. I'm not going to make fun of you. Besides, if you're never wrong then you never learn. ^^
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srvvzr Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
kd you tell me what it is?
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Foxtrot44 Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
ok so lets say you want to take a picture of something, say a pumpkin.

look at the picture in your camera and divde your screen up like a tic-tac-toe game. there should be 3 colums down and 3 across (hence the rule of 3rds)

when you take a picture, put the subject in one of the 4 places where the columns cross. Why? I learned in a photo class in high school that those 4 spots are most pleasing to the eye, and those are the spots that the eye goes to first when looking at a picture. Therefore you want your main subject on one of those spots.

Thats basically the rule of thirds! Just be careful,there are other elements that play into the picture such as light, contrast, etc. I find that the rule of thirds works best when you have a non moving object or when you take pictures of people sitting still.

hope that helps :iconheheplz:
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