Top 10 Photography Clichés

With DSLR cameras becoming cheaper each day and the green square turning everyone into a professional photographer, there has been an influx of awful photos and edits showing up on the Internet under the pro label. Here is my top ten list of photography clichés that I would like to see disappear forever.

Selective desaturation

Full Stop on the Road to Paradise

Sure, everyone has done it. I can not count the number of times people have shown me this effect and said, “Don’t you think this is cool?” I feel as though if my composition isn’t doing enough on it’s own to point out what the main subject of my photograph is, then the composition, DOF, or even pressing the shutter entirely should be re-questioned.