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CIC 43: The Golden Ratio (Hosted by Najinsky for PaulA)

Canon Image Challenge #43 - The Golden Ratio.

From conch shells to the arrangements of apple pips and from rose petals to spiralling galaxies, the golden ratio makes is presence felt with visual displays of awe inspiring natural beauty. In addition to a being a feature of a subject, it can be also be used to aid overall composition.

If you have time, you should research this amazing little number, you may find it enhancing to many unexpected aspects of your photography. But if you just want to get out and get shooting, click the links below for examples of its use in photography:

Google Images

Photo Composition Articles

Be creative, have fun!

Special rule extended from challenge #42 to #43: The Eligible Gallery is for images captured with a camera of any brand during the Challenge period. All other rules outlined in the Official Challenge FAQ apply.

The Exhibition gallery is for images taken any time with any camera.

Enter a maximum of three pictures per person in each gallery and please remember the 200kb limit.

Challenge Starts: Friday, June 10th, 2011 00:00 UTC

Challenge Ends: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 23:59 UTC

Voting Begins: Wednesday, June 22th, 2011 00:00 UTC

Voting Ends: Thursday, June 23th, 2011 23:59 UTC

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CIC 43 - Eligible
CIC 43 - Eligible
CIC 43 - Exhibition
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CIC 43 -  Pending
CIC 43 - Pending