|Lines are wonderful elements in a
photograph. They draw the viewer's eye through the image from one spot to
the next, sometimes all the way around and sometimes in one direction.
Keep these lines simple, and don't make them take attention away from the
intended subject. |
We first notice the bright spot in the lower left and the
canyon rims provide the visual line that takes us through the rest of the
are provided by the desert varnish streaks in the rock wall. At the bottom
of the lines is beautiful fall color.
The bright logs in the foreground are the first
thing the eye is attracted to, and bring the viewer deeper into the
The eye is led through the image following the lay
of the rocks.