Ali Shirazi explores the geometry of Paul Thomas Anderson's There Will Be Blood, finding the golden spirals, examples of the Rule of Thirds, and tracking shot mathematics describing the film's cinematography.
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Composition will always be part of the fun and challenge of photography. But there is a way to guarantee great compositional balance every time. It's called the "rule of thirds." And for this week's Shooting Challenge, you'll absolutely rule it.