Trees and plants having unique branch structure create an engaging appearance when silhouetted. This technique is produced by placing a fixture directly behind the subject and pointing it at a vertical surface. The dark image of the subject is displayed when the observer is viewing from the foreground Silhouetting is good to show off the shape of an object,but not the color or texture.
The images below represent some of the fixtures used for Silhouetting. Artistic Landscape Lighting Design offers many other styles and finishes.