June 27, 2010

Cornfield, São Paulo, Brazil

Photograph by Christiano Pessoa, My Shot

This Month in Photo of the Day: Travel

An old and great example of a Jequitiba tree in a cornfield in Pirassununga city, interior São Paulo state.

(This photo and caption were submitted to My Shot.)


Photo Tip: Find leading lines. Landscapes are full of linear elements— roadways, train tracks, fencerows, ridgelines, tree branches. Use these lines to lead the eye into your picture. Leading lines are most effective as diagonals.

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