Slow Shutter Photography by Linda Erf Swift
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Today is the last day of the art month! Thanks for watching.

The photographer of this piece said that she makes this style of photograph by working in a dark room with a slow shutter speed and using some sort of flashlight-type device to illuminate the object over the course of the shutter closing. At least, that's how I remember her explanation from an art fair years ago. Looking at it now, I'm not sure how she gets the perfectly black background, but I like the way the object looks, her choice of vintage kitchen implements and tools, and the fact that it is a manually-created effect.
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