Daily Inspiration #NearAndFar

For today’s Daily Inspiration, incorporate elements into both your foreground and background as you shoot. Share your shots with the hashtag #NearAndFar

Part of crafting a visually interesting composition is making use of both the foreground and background. It’s a great technique if you’d like to emphasize distance, lead the eye to a certain part of your image, or balance out a composition. 

Before you start shooting today, you might want to check out our quick lesson on aperture to understand how depth of field works. This will come in handy as you decide how much of your image you wish to appear in focus, which is especially important when you’re photographing objects that are both near and far from your camera.  

Don’t forget to share your captures with the hashtag #NearAndFar!