Out of Darkness into the Light CONTEST - CLOSED by kuschelirmel-stock, journal
Out of Darkness into the Light CONTEST - CLOSED
As the days are getting shorter we do our best to lighten our mood with lamps and candles, trying to keep the darkness at bay. This darkness can be literal or more of a metaphor (for anxiety and depression), same with the light. For this contest, I want you to choose at least one of my stock images and create a photomanipulation with darkness and light. You do not have to limit yourself to images depicting night scenes with candles or lamps (though those will surely give you a great opportunity for high contrast images), you can also think about other light sources in other (dark) settings. For example moonlight, magic / fairy light, an eclipse, a dark cave, sunlight shining through trees, a sunset,... The only thing I would not recommend is a full on daylight scene since there are less opportunities for showing darkness when the whole setting already is so bright. Also do not limit yourself to just actual light and dark - you can also use the concept to convey a mood, an idea or a
... when i was a girl i knew there was a different kind of magic to this thing called life ... somehow i managed to get through some years of realism ... now that i am growing older i try to combine both worlds in artistic ways as magic has never left me ...