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📷 For this contest, we invite you to show us how you use the rule of thirds in your photography. The basic composition principle behind the rule of thirds is to imagine breaking an image down into thirds, both horizontally and vertically, so that you have nine equal parts and placing the subject in the intersecting sections. Show us your creativity and get inspired by the submissions from the community.

Grand Jury Winner
👉 You have $400 to choose your prize!
👉 200 VIEWBUG Coins
Rule Of Thirds Photo Contest vol15
3 Runners Up
👉 Community Featured Photographer
👉 200 VIEWBUG Coins
Rule Of Thirds Photo Contest vol15
People's Choice
👉 Community Featured Photographer
👉 200 VIEWBUG Coins
Rule Of Thirds Photo Contest vol15

Master The Rule Of Thirds

Capturing the rule of thirds in photography is a fundamental technique that can enhance the composition and visual impact of your images. Here are some tips to help you effectively apply the rule of thirds in your photography:

📷 Enable the gridlines: Most cameras and smartphones offer an option to display gridlines on the viewfinder or screen. Enable this feature to have a visual guide while composing your shots.

📷 Place the subject off-center: Instead of positioning the subject right in the center of the frame, move it along the gridlines or to their intersections. This adds a sense of dynamism and visual interest to the composition.

📷 Compose with balance: While the rule of thirds encourages off-center placement, it's important to maintain balance within the frame. Consider the other elements in the scene and how they interact with your subject. Aim for a balanced composition that guides the viewer's eye smoothly through the image.

📷 Align horizons: If you have a landscape shot with a prominent horizon, position it along one of the horizontal gridlines. This helps create a more visually appealing image, especially if the sky or foreground holds important elements.

Help Us Find The Winner

Vote for your favorite photos and help us find the winner of this photo contest. The more you vote the better the results. The top photos receiving the most votes from our audience will be viewed by our judges. One winner out of the most voted photos will be selected as the People's Choice Winner.

Here's How It Works
What photos should I share in this contest?
Show us how you use the rule of thirds
When is the last day to participate?
What is the total value of the prize?
The total prize value is $600 plus the bragging rights. Prizes are delivered through Amazon and cash prizes are sent via Paypal.
How many submissions are there in the contest?
There are 13,363 submissions.
What happens with the ownership of the photo I share in the contest?
You always maintain all the rights to your photos. By entering the contest you accept VIEWBUG's terms of use. AI generated images are not elegible to win.
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