Place the important thing in the middle. Remember another famous photographic guideline “less is more”? It often works very well in combination with the centered composition, when all you want to do is to draw the attention to your main subject and nothing more.
Morning Sweeping - © John Miles
Tuturiwhatu Waikirikiri Lagoon - © Mike Vincent
Laos butterfly - © Tracey Berry
Centre-of-Attention - © Trish Bailey