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    I've been wanting to try this for some time and finally did.
    YN460 @ 1/4 power in DIY softbox directly behind the black cup with black card to block direct light, leaving only the edges of the softbox lit. (radio triggered)

    Inspired by this shot.
    Thanks Randi

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    1. Phillip Mangels 75 months ago | reply

      Very nice.
      Seen in The Best of April
      The World Through My Eyes

    2. mj.foto 74 months ago | reply

      Like ripples in the water! Nicely done!

    3. sirwiseowl 73 months ago | reply

      Thank you for sharing this photo with "Best Tabletop Photo"~ Theme / thread
      Creative Tabletop Photography>

    4. Keidub 73 months ago | reply

      Like like!

    5. New Talent Modelling 72 months ago | reply

      I think you did a great job on this - and on the variations as well.

      It can be a very tricky shot to get just right and you got it!

      Kudos

    6. Mr Deak [deleted] 72 months ago | reply

      Beautifully executed

    7. Anne*° 71 months ago | reply

      Fabulous !!!

      I Love This Shot
      The World Through My Eyes

    8. alexv1n 71 months ago | reply

      Nice edge definition. Well done.

    9. Hayagriva310 70 months ago | reply

      Great shot, explains very well how light draws lines better than a brush.

    10. Jim Purcell 70 months ago | reply

      The lighting is wonderful!

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      Seen on apps.gagalabs.com (?)

    11. unpolarized 69 months ago | reply

      Absolutely stunning. Great concept, and perfect execution.

      I saw this in Spell Shot!
      A Game Thread in The World Through My Eyes!

    12. Anything photography 68 months ago | reply

      great shot. I have done this technique also, on a clear wine glass, very stunning work

    13. ngairenaran 65 months ago | reply

      wow - stunning shot!!

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