"15 still life photography ideas that will blow your mind." I've already attempted at most of these but subject matter & composition are endless with possibilities!
Memento Mori Art
Still Life with a Skull by Philippe de Champaigne, 1671. The three essentials of existence: life, death, and time.
Simon Renard de Saint-Andre - Vanitas
Herman Henstenburgh, Vanitas, c. 1700 Vanitas: The Latin word means "vanity" and loosely translated corresponds to the meaninglessness of earthly life and the transient nature of all earthly goods and pursuits.
This is a photographic image, showing what happens when Apples decay. The use of dark background, dark lighting and dark surface that contrasts with the green decaying apple emphasises a sort of death theme in this image. As decay symbolises death.