This is a photographic image, showing what happens when Apples decay. The use of dark background, dark lighting and dark surface that contrasts with the green decaying apple emphasises a sort of death theme in this image. As decay symbolises death.
...and then, without warning, the door at the end of the room opened... she wasn't prepared for what she saw. A gentle breeze blew a few stray leaves across the floor... This picture reminds me of one that could be in 'The Mysteries of Harris Burdick'.