- Rule of thirds (& composition/balance), Aperture Shutter speed Placement of the subject is in the upper/left third, horizon on bottom third, and mountain in distance on the lower/right third. The combination of subject and mountain balances the image.
L1M1AP2 - Weather, Aperture f/9, Shutter speed 1/400s, ISO-200. The building is boring and uninspiring due to cloud cover combined with the blandness of the building. This contrasted with the sunny picture with surrounding blue sky where the building looked much more happy and inviting, demonstrating that weather can influence mood.