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Photographing Buildings: A Brief Guide Once you have chosen your subject, you need to analyze the situation and its specific characteristics: · Which side of the building is best suited to being photographed? Where are shadows or backlight positioned? What is the weather like? What other structures characterize the surroundings? What specific physical structures does the building have? Are there any interesting (or irritating) reflections? How do you want to portray the building--in a documentary or an artistic style? Static or dynamic? · ·