In this exercise the objective is to look at how the frame is divided using the horizon, and what effect this has.  Weather and location has not be favourable for obtaining horizon images for this exercise, so I?ve improvised using a shot from Spain last year, and cropping it with the horizon at different points.

Here is the original shot.

In general I?m happy with this shot – there is a balance of colours, between the deep blue sky and the oranges and browns of the grass and sand.  In reality though, I prefer a version of this cropped to give an almost ?panoramic? sense to it.  This is shown below, for reference, but wasn?t intended to be part of this exercise

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