Silhouettes can be used in many different ways for photography, it can make ordinary everyday pictures more interesting and unique. A silhouette is the from of an object it is a well defined black shape which is made when the background is brightly lit. It is still used in this time of photography. A silhouette can make the picture have a stronger mood/emotion. You need to make sure the silhouette is not caught with anything in the background that may take the attention away. The picture must make sure the picture will be easily distinguish.