Wide Angle Tips and Techniques

Shooting wide is both challenging and rewarding. You have learned that it requires attention to both the foreground and background and how the two work together to become a cohesive striking image. Here are some practical tips to get you going, or improve where you are now. 

We’ll say it a million times - get close. Use as wide a lens as possible to get close to your subjects, limiting the amount of water between your camera and the subject.


Some additional composition ideas to try: