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Foundations of Photography 102: Composition

Museum Event
Foundations of Photography 102: Composition
April 18, 2015
Photos by
Andrew Taylor

Andrew Taylor explored how Composition can make an interesting subject bland or make an ordinary subject appear beautiful. The discussion explored the concepts of composition, from basics such as the rule of thirds to more advanced topics such as the way the eye travels through a photo. The class also covered how the camera differs from the eye and introduces composition fundamentals, such as balance and point of view. The discussion also examined the importance of geometry, light, and color in composition. There was a live photo shoot after the lecture featuring the 1964 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe and 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO.

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6825 Norwitch Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19153
Tuesday – Friday 10AM through 6PM
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About the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum

Located in Philadelphia, PA, the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is one of the world’s greatest collections of racing sports cars. Through our theme, “The Spirit of Competition”, we celebrate the history and evolution of these magnificent machines.

Assembled over 50 years by Dr. Frederick Simeone, the Museum contains over 75 historically significant cars including Ferrari, Alfa Romeo, Bugatti, Mercedes, Jaguar, Bentley, Porsche, Aston Martin, Corvette, Ford, and more.

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