QuickPics: Black Backgrounds

So I've been experimenting a lot with my photos, and something I was never really good at was black backgrounds. A while back I discovered a technique that calls for a dark room and a flashlight and here are the results:

I like the results, but the process has me going to my garage to do it, and I'd rather take the photos in my office/toyroom. I've tried another method and I'll post those photos in a different post.


  1. You've got Optimus' wings upside-down.

    1. I know. He actually fits better on my shelf with the wings that way. I just didn't change them when I took the photo.


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