Light, even that provided by a small candle, always triumphs over darkness.
Letters. Priceless. Irreplaceable. Treasures.
A glass vase against a totally white background with the light of a Brooklyn lantern directly on it, in a room with a ceiling light fixture on
and without the ceiling light.
Lenses do make a difference in how and what we see. I recently added the Lumina Refocus lense to my cell phone camera which allowed me to capture this moment of several rain drops suspended on the leaves, before they disappeared.