Single Light Source - Photography Contest [25 entries]

Smoking Vase Picture

Winning entry, with a score of:
Contest goal:

Use a single, artificial light source to dramatically light the subject of your choice.
It would be helpful to post a photo of your set-up in the SBS.

Status: finished. Check out the winners below!
Suggested by: friiskiwi

meatman: just give as good as ya get. ( 5 years and 396 days ago )
meatman: heck, one time I entered a photo that was so lousy, that I even put in the description that I entered the photo just for the purpose of getting last place. and they wouldn't give it to me. The rascals gave me 12th out of 31. and that's a true story !!! ( 5 years and 396 days ago )
meatman: plus the 2 comments it received were both by me, complimenting myself. imagine that. Here it is: ( 5 years and 396 days ago )
meatman: my bad. only one of the 2 comments was from me. The other one was thanking someone for the "fav". and it was one sorry photo. So just take pics and have fun. ( 5 years and 396 days ago )
meatman: I was having a nice conversation here with a disgruntled customer, I'll have you know, Now I am all by myself. ( 5 years and 395 days ago )
nikita61: Oh Meatman you're too funny ( 5 years and 394 days ago )

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Smoking Vase - created by rturnbow

Smoking Vase
Favs: 1SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 1/25Score: 69.4% (40)10869 views

8 second exposure using a flashlight above and twine to create the smoke effect. (5 years and 401 days ago)

A Splash of Tomato - created by rturnbow

A Splash of Tomato
Favs: 1SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 2/25Score: 68.2% (34)12527 views

Completely dark room, reflective base, vase of water, open shutter, drop tomato hoping to hit the opening of vase, fire single flash manually from one side as tomato hits water, close shutter, clean up spilled water, repeat until you get the perfect splash of tomato. Add Vodka as needed. (5 years and 399 days ago)

Bulb - Flash - Bulb No More - created by Layzee

Bulb - Flash - Bulb No More
Favs: 1SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 3/25Score: 67.8% (28)10928 views

(5 years and 400 days ago)

It's sealed - created by friiskiwi

Its sealed
Favs: 0SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 4/25Score: 67.4% (23)4183 views

(5 years and 398 days ago)

Still Life - created by friiskiwi

Still Life
Favs: 0SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 5/25Score: 67.3% (18)4885 views

(5 years and 397 days ago)