Meg Twycross her Cabinet of Curiosities

Comparison of Reflection under Different Light Conditions

Sun index

The colour photo gives a better sense of the ambient light and of the strength of reflection from the metallic paper. Even so, the camera has adjusted itself: left on identical settings, the result in full sun was a white-out. To the naked eye, they were blinding. Note also the depths of contrast. The surprise was the amount of reflection on a dull day. Photos © Meg Twycross.