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
Water For Elephants
Photo by: Engadget
The Lovely Bones – Get it on iTunes.
Water for Elephants – Get it on iTunes.
Create a Glowing Effect on a Character – Photoshop glowing effect tutorial.
Photoshop Light Effects – Photoshop lighting effects tutorial.