For this exercise, the subject I chose was a sculpture (by Lorenz Balmer) located in one of Basel’s botanical gardens at sunrise. I focused on the top part of it. First a general view:
I found the tree in the background interesting and decided to align it with the main subject.
I then came closer for a tighter frame:From this base photograph, I came very close to capture only a part:
What I found interesting was the difference in structure and colour of the two types of stone (granite and sandstone).
I then placed the subject differently to show more of the surroundings:
|Emphasis on traditional buildings down the slope|
|More of the trees|