Why It’s So Important to have Contrast in Photography

Why It’s So Important to have Contrast in Photography

When you think of contrast in photography, you most likely think of tonal contrast – the difference between dark tones and light tones. Perhaps that’s because it’s one of the easiest types of contrast to conceive. You can easily spot contrast, particularly in monochrome images. Software products celebrate contrast with it’s own slider or some…

Improve Your Photos With 10 Elements of Composition

Improve Your Photos With 10 Elements of Composition

Have you ever seen photos with practically flawless composition and wondered why your photos aren’t quite at the same level. You can get there, but you just need to learn how to structure your composition. That’s why we’re sharing 10 elements of composition to help you improve your photos. The Main Thing to Know About…

Improve Your Photographic Composition with Art and Design Elements

Improve Your Photographic Composition with Art and Design Elements

Improve Your Photographic Composition Using Fundamental Elements Thank you for listening to The Photo Flunky Show. In episode 60, we discuss how you use composition to tell a story by arranging art and design elements. Instead of discussing things like “Rule of Thirds” and “Leading Lines“, we have a different approach. We use simple questions…

The Dominance of Color

The Dominance of Color

The dominance of color in photography is a key tool to use in the psychology of your viewer. Color makes people feel emotions. I have a tendency to prefer color photos. More accurately, I love strong colors. Color contrast, color symmetry, or color complements. So when and why would, or should, use black and white in…