Fashion photography is a little different that other kinds of photography which may require some of the most serious composition skills. We have some useful tips that you can take to help ensure that everything is done right.
The rule of thirds
This one of the most basic rule where you can mentally divide the image into nine square which can help you keep everything in equal propositions, Try to achieve the balance of composition by putting the subject in the points where the lines intersect. if you have to ensure that you are using the right picture try to on the grid line effect on your camera which can help you assist with the composing of your shots.
Place you subject in the centre
You can sometimes break this rule but most of time if you are placing the subject in the middle you can take the rule of thirds and apply here to place the subject in the middle for the right photography. Try to understand your main points of interest and keep it in the middle which can help place the right subject in the middle. If the subject is placed in the off center position it usually denotes that the subject is uninterested. This can also make for a better image.
Create a counterbalance
The secret to getting the right composition if to try to achieve the right balance. Sometimes most of the locations fall under unusual places. If you can counterbalance yo correct composition it can help create harmony in your image. Adding a model into the image which can make the subject seen sitting in the middle can lead to the right balance being formed. You can also use the reflections to create this look which can be eye-catching as well as will give visual impact to the audience.
Tell a story
One of the biggest mistakes a photographer makes is to not include a story. Try to include a visual narrative which can be formed into a story. If you browse through fashion magazine you can actually see a theme of connects between the photos. This is not usually described in the form of words but provides a clue which can grab people’s attention when every they are looking for a story.
Look for appropriate background
Background plays a very important role in the whole process of composition. Try to consider an element of background which does not allow you to match with the whole image. Try to add a similar image which can add balance to the whole image of the which can act as a counter effect as well.