As St. Thomas Aquinas once said,

“An angel can illuminate
the thought and mind of man
by strengthening the power of vision.”

Backlighting illuminates characters or products from the back, emitting a halo or angelic effect. Use this technique as web design inspiration to emphasize your product or subject matter. Here are 3 examples of Backlighting:

The Lovely Bones

lovely bones

Water For Elephants

water for elephants

Apple Computers

Photo by: Engadget

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Water for Elephants – Get it on iTunes.

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