In the second of our series of contests titled “Deliberately…” we’re mucking about with brightness, and seeing whether bad things really do happen when our images turn to the dark side. We learn through play, and that’s what these Deliberately contests are all about. And if anyone asks, just say that it’s low-key photography, and you’ll sound like you know what you’re doing.
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