BASIC ELEMENTS OF IMAGES: SHAPE

UNIT 07: VISUAL LANGUAGE. INTRODUCTION TO PHOTOGRAPHY

TASK 01: BASIC ELEMENTS FOR AN IMAGE

3. BASIC ELEMENTS OF IMAGES

3.3. SHAPE

It might be a characteristic of the object we are shooting or it might be caused due to the spatial display of the objects in the image. Anyway, different shapes can transmit different feelings.

  1. Triangular shapes give the idea of tension.
  2. Rounded shapes give the idea of balance.
  3. Squared shapes give the idea of strength.

Rounded shapes. Zaragoza International Exhibition. 2008.
zaragoza

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