This method could be also used to make super macro photography and other purposes where You couldn't make one perfect shot, but from 3-5-10 or more pictures you could make the optimal picture.
In this case I had made a photo from a crystalline solid at the bottom of a breaker at the lab where I work. The was also no light for an optimal photo, so I had to use this little trick to make this photo:
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Step 1: What You will need:
The easy lightening setup could be made up simply from a flashlight or a strobe or anything what is not a candle and it makes some light.
And the most important: something to make the picture from. It is preferred to use something what doesn't moves.
Step 2: How to take the photos
While taking the pictures remember not to move the camera or the subject, the only thing what should have to move is the light source what will light the model.
It is preferred to make a picture without any extra light, and make 3-10 pictures where the subject it lighten from different angles (uver, under, left, right, behind, ect.)
My 4 pic looked like this: