Composition Tools and Techniques
The Rule of ThirdsAny artist working on a flat surface is subjectto the Rule of Thirds. The Rule of Thirdssays that compositional features should beplaced in a position that is utilizing twothirds of the frame or positioned one thirdfrom the edge. Imagine a tic-tac-toe boardover the scene. Use one of the four cornersof the center block as the positioning pointfor your subject.