Every Frame is a Painting:
Mastering the Art of Composition
Cinema in its purest form is a visual storytelling; by composing an arrangement of an image we could create an eye captivating piece of art while we convey the story, through staging, framing, depth and balance, we could present space in each frame.
Composition is the most important field in cinema’s fundamental principles, deciding the placement of subjects through view finding of a camera is not merely a technical decision, but rather an expressive one, or in other words, Composition is simply defined as how the elements in a frame are exhibited to the viewer.
Over the Millennia visual artists have realized successful visual templates that are used to this day, such as: the rule of thirds, golden ratio, and triangular composition....