The Rule of Thirds

How to take good Pictures

What you need to know to have great pictures.

The basic principle behind the rule of thirds is to imagine breaking an image down into thirds (both horizontally and vertically) so that you have 9 parts. As follows.



The Rule of Thirds is perhaps the most well known principle of photographic composition.The “Rule of Thirds” one of the first things that budding digital photographers learn about in classes on photography and rightly so as it is the basis for well balanced and interesting shots.