Creatively Approaching Abstract Photography

“Step 3 – Break the rules!

It’s important to consider what elements of your subject that you want to engage with in order to enhance your shot. Use your imagination, stop thinking about the subject in its literal form, forget all the photographic preconceptions and get creative. It can be quite a challenge to do away with established photographic concepts, the rules regarding composition and exposure, but instead use the subject as an artistic means, almost as if you had a blank canvas in which to express yourself artistically. It’s now time to think about how you can maximise the features and detail within the subject, the line, texture, colour and form.”

On December 28th 2017 I posted “Patchwork” and 365 days later we will see if we can find it again…