This photo of an egg whisker and eggs is unique because of the way it plays with shadows. It displays the whimsical shadows of the whisker on the eggs, which are directly used together. It also brings back the classic concept of photographing an egg.
Dutch artists Lernert and Sander cut raw food into 98 perfect x x cm cubes, creating a tantalizing geometric display. This viral photo was commissioned by Dutch newspaper de Volkskrant for their their food-themed documentary photography special
These different types of lighting create different gradients and colours of light giving an image more meaning and depth. The way the light is enables the image to be more interesting and direct to what you want for your shoot.