Deconstructed - Last Words

  1. Large umbrella with purple gelled strobe, behind subject.
  2. Snoot on daylight (5500k) balanced light targeting hands and pins.
    1. The 5500k light will wash the purple away. If the light spilled, in Photoshop I can use the brush tool, on color mode, to overlay purple on the image.
  3. I cut the hands out of paper and then used painted to make them more distressed.
  4. The smoke is from two chemical compounds that create vapors once mixed. It stinks and burns the paper.