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A chat with with my old pal @DaveEllender about has sparked a thought.

When taking photos for magazine covers photographers shoot in portrait orientation and deliberately leave space for titles, supporting text etc to suit the typical layout of that magazine.

Web designers typically get given photos to use them try and make them work alongside copy and calls to action across a series of viewport sizes.

What if a photographer was briefed around the intended website design then deliberately composed the photos to suit? That would seem like a sensible thing to do. Anyone doing this?

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