The next theme is “angles.”

Geometry is important in the art of composition.  The great French photographer, Henri Cartier-Bresson, spoke and wrote of the importance of geometry in the creation of his photos.

Cartier-Bresson- Geometry in Composition (Powerpoint slides from my Powerpoint lecture from the February 24th meeting.)

In the following video, part of a longer interview, hear Cartier-Bresson speak of “the divine proportion.”

 

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