What is composition? Composition is the placement and balance of objects in a photograph or other work of art. It is one of the most important considerations when taking photographs.
Learn how to compose great nature photos in this online class from The Morton Arboretum. Nature photography is a great way to remember and share your time outdoors. Improve your nature photos by applying the principles of good composition.
Geared toward the new photographer, this interactive class will introduce you to the basic principles of good composition. Over the course of this class, your instructor will
- show examples of great composition in nature photography and why they work,
- share the foundational guidelines for composing your photos, and
- provide practice activities and feedback.
Whether you use a DSLR or a smartphone, this class is appropriate for any camera you use.