Bala nce in a scene
Imagine the subject as the pivot of a horizontal lever. Now remember, all other elements that will be drawn on the canvas will have “weights” that are based on their shapes, sizes and value. Balance will be attained if these elements are staged on both sides of the pivot, without having the lever tilt on either side. The example above is balanced, with the closer tram on the left equalled by the lamp post and more-distant tram.
By using the less-is-more approach method, the designer leaves room for the viewer to fill in the missing details