The Golden Ratio Equals 1.61803399.. : Intro
Have you ever heard of the Golden ratio? If you were studying mathematics you heard of it as something like this:
Yeah, it is irrational number. Not cool at all, I know. Why on EARTH I mentioned it here?? Please read the following..
The Golden Mean or Phi and the Golden Ratio abound in nature and perhaps humanity has been genetically programmed to recognize the ratio as being pleasing.
Try to create an artwork by following the Golden Ratio rule and then create exactly the same thing, but in different ratio and ask your friends and other people which one they like best. You will be suprised.
Further in time, I will upload here some stuff and comments considering this issue.
More interesting stuff about the Golden Ratio you can find in Photography e-Book: The Golden Ratio.