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Shadow man ? OR silhouetted man ? Or shade of a
The other day when I was enjoying my beverage in the
restaurant, , I noticed an image on the wall and lost
no opportunity to have a shot.
As a beginner I used to get confused about the
various terms being used. What I understand my
limited knowledge as follows.
Shadow: Used to describe specific object or people blocking the Sunlight.
Shade: Used to describe the general areas blocked by Sunlight. Ex- Shade from tree, Shade from building etc.
Size of Both shadow & shade depends on the intensity and direction of the Sunlight.
Silhouette: It is the specific shape/outline of an object /person cast by light source.
I presume the above image is that of a silhouette of
Correct me if I am wrong.May be some
professional photographers there can help me.