Abstract photography tips

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Article Excerpt:

Quick Tips to Make Something Look More Abstract

1. An effective method is to crop out visual references that will immediately identify the subject.

2. Find something in your subject that shows clean shapes or lines.

3. Look for repeating patterns in your subject that you can focus on because they provide a sense of balance to the shot.

4. Light and shadows is a great tool in creating an abstract shot.

5. Use colors to give more impact.
~Allan Peterson from his article Abstraction in Photography

(Note: the above are short extracts; to read the full article please click on above link)

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4 responses

  1. great tips! awesome photos!

    July 31, 2013 at 2:17 pm

    • Junsjazz

      Thanks a lot Heather!

      August 1, 2013 at 1:00 am

  2. Very useful tips.

    August 13, 2013 at 5:23 pm

  3. So, crop, clean lines, patterns, light/shadow and colour! Thanks for the summary very helpful. Don

    February 22, 2014 at 7:05 pm

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