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Welcome to my ‘Old Man Willow’, which has featured in other posts here. You can see him holding his walking stick for balance. But how do you think he should balance the pictures as a whole? Here are some of my thoughts:
Right looks fairly good. The path leading off to the left and the other trees give him some supporting interest.
Centre is not too bad, either. You still have the path, although not so well-defined, and a tree in the mid-distance helps the image retain its sense of depth, with Old Man Willow getting all of the attention.
Left is okay. The path is still there striking a curve, but maybe there is too much space on the right? Space is good, but it depends how it is used. Old Man Willow looks like he is about to walk off stage.
Mixed with others works well, I think, although the attention is now drawn to other trees as a whole, and Old Man Willow is no longer the focus of interest.
What do you think?
Photographs taken December 2016, local woods, Staffordshire. © Pete Hillman 2016. Camera used Nikon D7200, with Sigma 105mm macro lens.