This has a very specific meaning to it, with a nice use of mist and almost zero light to give a sense of style as well.
Film Noir is said to be a large influence in Cyberpunk. Film Noir features a crime-centered dramatic plot, as well as dark and shadowy lighting. The aesthetics of Film Noir closely resemble that of Cyberpunk, and it is easy to see how Cyberpunk is rooted in Film Noir. #IML295_week5
8 Laws of Foreshadowing
The lighting here hides the (possible) detective's face while he smokes, very effective use of lighting.
The Meeting--This day was to come in its own time--the surprise, not so much of seeing you, but seeing you as someone else, not even one I knew. It would be easy to ignore the truth of not having seen you, go on about my business shopping here in this most pedestrian of places a supermarket, turn down an aisle I don't shop in. At least give myself time to be at ease at being complete without you...>KB
The Look: Lauren Cohan in "L.A. Noir" for S Magazine May 2014