I constructed a light box to enable me to take photos with no distracting background. It's something I've been wanting to do for myself for quite some time.
I keep this old coffee can on a bookshelf in my studio - the addition of silk flowers and greenery adds a bit of whimsy, don't you think?
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A ripple filter was added to the texture layer. This layer was duplicated and a layer mask applied."Splash of Gold" texture courtesy of Pixel Dust Photo Art