Flash to create shadow

Shadows from the past: David Rice,Archaeology Curator at Gloucester City Museum, with a skull which is being tested to determine the persons origin.
(PIC PAUL NICHOLLS)  28 APRIL 2009

I think this works. I used the flash to recreate an outline of a face. It gives the skull an identity?

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Silhouette

Gloucestershire WI Racing Club members watch horses on the gallops at the Tom George Racing Stables in Slad.
(PIC PAUL NICHOLLS)  8 OCTOBER 2013

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Available Light

Sculptor Nicolas Moreton with his sculpture ‘O Joyous Light’ which has been unveiled at Gloucester Cathedral.The sculpture is situated in a room off of the Cloisters,and represents new hope,new life.
(PIC PAUL NICHOLLS)   19 AUGUST 2005

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Side Flash and Sky

Saluting fallen friends: Standard Bearer Luin Knight,Chairman of the Burma Star Association,Forest of Dean Branch,which is closing after a VJ Day ceremony on Sunday 14th August.
Luin was a Royal Marine and served in Burma in 1944.
(PIC PAUL NICHOLLS)  10 AUGUST 2005

Combining side flash with a moody sky and it brings real atmosphere and feeling to a pic.

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Fireworks and Sparklers

Rachael Abraham at the Gloucester Round Table Fireworks Display in Gloucester Docks.
(PIC PAUL NICHOLLS)   3 NOVEMBER 2007

All sorts of things to think about with fireworks and sparklers. Tripod, focusing in the dark, flash exposure to light up and freeze your subject, time exposure to register the sparkler, and its probably raining or freezin cold because its November!

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Fire

The Fury, a Circus Artist Performer, entertaining at the Spa Vapes Gloucestershire launch of the Five Pawns E-Juice in Gloucester.
(PIC PAUL NICHOLLS) 28 JUNE 2014

Get this right and fire can make a spectacular picture but you have to get your exposure right.

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