or…“What to do with those animals that won’t stay out of your frame in the background!”
Many people like photographing their wildlife subjects against clean
backgrounds with minimal distractions. There are even some that lambaste
the presence of other out-of-focus animals in the frame as being
“distracting”. Given, they CAN be distracting if they are not adding to
the overall story and context and composition, especially if they are
not easily discernible or criss-crossing behind your subject in certain
To read a short photographic essay I wrote about this concept - with many more images, check out THIS POST on the Wild Eye Photo Chat blog.
Keep well, until I write to you again!