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    Does anyone have any recommendations for books (or anything really) on composition? It's a big area I really don't know anything about and would like to study up on.

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    "Mastering composition," by Ian Roberts. It's geared toward fine art painting, but very nice.

    http://www.amazon.com/Mastering-Comp.../dp/1581809247

    http://www.ianroberts.com/

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    Ehem- *see link in sig*

    "Everything must serve the idea. The means used to convey the idea should be the simplest and clear. Just what is required. No extra images. To me this is a universal principle of art. Saying as much as possible with a minimum of means."
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    Thank you, guys. I ordered some of those books and took a look at the links you gave me. They're very helpful so far!

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