“Low key” photography is a distinctive technique that emphasizes form and shadow, often with side or back lighting, to create a mysterious mood. It’s an excellent option for portraiture as well as still life images.
For this Photo Challenge, explore low key photography. It’s relatively easy to do at home in a small space where you can control the light. All you need is a subject, a dark background and a light source. For tips on the basics, read this quick guide, “High Key And Low Key Portraiture.”