Craftsy Editors

Photography Textures and Patterns When Shooting Outdoors

Craftsy Editors
Duration:   2  mins

How does texture impact your shot? What difference can a small change in perspective make? Learn more about photography texture and color in this session.

Texture sometimes gets overlooked in photography, but it is often the subtle variations in photography texture, pattern, and color that take a shot and increase the wow factor. Sometimes, small or not so small changes in perspective can create dramatically different images. Learn how to use these elements to find your best shots in this session.

Develop Your Eye for Photography Texture and Color

This is an essential element of photography. Through consistent practice, you will learn to develop an eye for photography. You will begin to notice how light, texture, color, and pattern work together to create magical shots. This session gives examples of how photography texture plays a big role in your work.


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