Bright, shiny things
Using bright shiny things as a compositional tool to help your image tell the story you want.
I don’t know if there is a specific “rule” or guideline regarding this but one of the sure fire ways to guide a viewer through your photo in a way you intend is with bright shiny things.
Well, in truth, they don’t have to be shiny, but a viewer who comes across your photo and looks at it is most likely to be drawn to the brightest part of an image first. That’s where their eyes will likely land in the image and…