I Wish I’d Taken This Photo: Boscombe Pier

I Wish I’d Taken This Photo: Boscombe Pier

Mar 19, 2010

What Makes This A Great Photo? *Absolutely gorgeous light. The sun breaking though the clouds adds a real sense of drama to this photo, and the contrast from the dark bottom to the light top adds great depth. *The symmetry. Breaking the ‘rule of thirds’ rule to great effect, as one reason this shot works so well, in my opinion, is because of the...

I Wish I’d Taken This Photo: Dog Running On Wet Sand

I Wish I’d Taken This Photo: Dog Running On Wet Sand

Feb 19, 2010

This is a lovely shot, and a worthy first in what will become Learning The Light’s ‘I Wish I’d Taken This Photo‘ section. What Makes This A Great Photo? Great freezing of the action. Mike used a fast shutter speed of 1/1000 of a second to make sure this cute dog was frozen ‘mid run’. The reflection. In my opinion including...