This particular work was challenging and fun to do. The tenebrism is also called dramatic illumination, is a style of painting using very pronounced chiaroscuro, where there are violent contrasts of light and dark and darkness becomes a dominating feature of the image.
The composition and lighting are based on a work of Caravaggio, the Baroque artist:[link]You can find me also on
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Thank you very much to *Nixfay for the suggestion and to ^Lyricanna for the feature