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The ‘Odd Rule’ of Composition

“Odd numbers are better than even ones in photography.”

The 'Odd Rule' of Composition. Perhaps it’s about the balance that odd numbers create (there’s always one thing in the centre to give balance)?

I find that three objects in a shot are particularly good. Five, Seven or more can work but you run the risk of clutter.

The 'Odd Rule' of Composition

Give it a try – it works!

The 'Odd Rule' of Composition

The 'Odd Rule' of Composition

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The 'Odd Rule' of Composition

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