More experimentation .. had a small candle behind the glass of wine and a hint of lightbox. I didn't think there were creases in the velvet backdrop but there were!! (dammit ..) I took a number of these and some had the books more visible but then I lost the warmth of the colouring, and I was reluctant to use an ordinary lamp because of colour casting ..
Close-up and macro
Landscape and travel
Flash and lighting
Night and low light
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