In this contest I want to see your still-life photos that have a black background and were shot in a studio or studio-type setting. You can use any kind of light source but the black background should be obtained as a consequence of a wise use of the light. The use of a black background can help focus attention and show off the colours and characteristics of your subject. The use of a reflective base, if black, is allowed but please do not paint the background black in photo editing; the black background should be as captured by appropriate use of lighting.
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