How do I backlight an image?

To be effective, Lithophanes require some type of backlight to define the image and bring it to life. Achieving the correct material thickness coupled with a proper backlight are two major factors that help create an impressive Lithophane

Providing a backlight can be as simple as placing the Lithophane in a window or in front of room lighting or as complex as building a frame and adding low heat type lighting behind it. The best information can be found in the PhotoVCarve section on the main forum where other users have displayed their solutions.

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