Black and White photography is regarded by many photographers as the purest form of photography available today. The reason is originally all the photos used to be black and white and at most monochrome. Such type of photography is termed as monochrome photography. It is also sometimes termed as grayscale photography. There are no use of vibrant colors in this type of photography. The main component in a black and white photography is the context in which the photograph is being taken. Then comes the subject, lighting and the composition. The best part of black and white photographs is that you can take the photograph in any kind of light. The texture also plays an important role. A strong texture like clouds, stones or the foliage could give your photos a totally different dimension.
Whenever you are about to take a black and white photograph, try to take a RAW photograph. This gives a lot of option to you to tweak the photograph is any way you want. Black and White photography is best suited for portraits, landscape photography and architectures. Black and white photograph allows everyone to concentrate on the minute details of the photograph instead of just the colors. For ex. in a portrait photograph the subjects eyes, cloth texture gets all the attention. In this post we are publishing 35 Exquisite Collection of Black and White Photography for your inspiration.
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