Category: Black and White Photography

Silence: Black and White Fine Art Photography by Daniel Tjongari

Daniel Tjongari is an professional 40-year-old photographer and artist based in Surabaya, Indonesia. Daniel is a official photographer of Sony Indonesia. For Tjongari photography is about imagination, emotion and trying to put a little of your soul into every picture you take. It really doesn’t matter what gear you have. He always imagine what I want to say in each of the pictures. Creating a real picture becomes unreal in his camera this is what he love about photography. More info: facebook / behance

Forum Romanum – Black and White Fine Art Series by Andrew Prokos

Forum Romanum is a reinterpretation of a series I photographed in Italy in the mid-2000’s. The series was originally presented as separate images of the Roman Forum and Palatine and Capitoline Hills. The current series was formulated in stages after experimenting with ideas on how to present the images in a more compelling way. I started by toning the images in a low contrast platinum tint. I used to achieve this sort of tone by researching toning formulas in old photographic manuals and hand mixing the formulas using dry chemicals. These days the toning is all done digitally. After the color palette had ... Read more

Beth Moon Spent 14 Years Capturing The World’s Most Aged Trees

Beth Moon is a talented 62-year-old photographer and artist currently based in the San Francisco Bay Area, California. Beth has spent the past 14 years travelling the world in a quest to document the world’s oldest trees. Her passion for capturing these ancient specimens on film has carried her to all corners of the earth, to some truly remote locations. Moon’s work has appeared in more than sixty solo and group exhibitions in the United States, Italy, England, France, Israel, Brazil, Dubai, Singapore, and Canada. Standing as the earth’s largest and oldest living monuments, I believe these symbolic trees will ... Read more

The Winners and Nominees of The Black and White Child Photo Contest 2016

The third annual B&W Child Photo Contest contest just released their winners for the 2016 competition, dedicated to the high quality, fine art child photography. The talented photographers beautifully depict what it’s like to be a kid today. Alicja Brodowicz Anna Ajtner Anna Kuncewicz Biran Zhao Carlos Lopes Franco Charo Diez Charo Diez Elena Balysheva Eva Habankova Fernanda Ortiz Guomiao Zhou India Lisa Visser Irina Sirotova Istvan Kerekes Jessica Lindgren Wu Karolina Wawrzyniak Katerina Annenkova Kelly Tyack Kelly Tyack Kelly Tyack Lina Meisen Lisa Visser lora Moore Kakaletris Magdalena Hutchins Michael Fell Olga Ageeva Olga Ageeva Oriano Nicolau Oriano Nicolau ... Read more

Impressive Black and White Portrait Photography by Jack Davison

Jack Davison is a talented 26-year-old self-taught photographer and artist from Essex who currently lives and works in London, UK. Jack focuses on portraiture, he shoots also beautiful street and documentary photography. Davison studied English Literature at Warwick University but spent most of that time mucking about with cameras. More info: instagram / website

Empty Phone Boxes in New York City by Michael Massaia

Michael Massaia is a talented fine art photographer and artist who was born in 1978 and currently lives and works in New Jersey. Michael uses a large assortment of cameras, tools, filters, and printing techniques to document the New York City he experiences. For his series “It’s In The Leaving”, Massaia has been lauded for his haunting black and white photographs that catch the last pay phones in New York City acting as a reminder of simpler times. More info: instagram / facebook / website

Saudade: Black and White Photos of Vintage Pinball Machines by Michael Massaia

Michael Massaia is a 38-year-old fine art photographer and printmaker based in New Jersey. Michael has spent the past 9 years documenting areas and objects that never extend to far from his front door. For his series “Saudade”, Massaia captured analog pinball machines with a modified 4×5 and 5×7 camera, back and white film, and creates gold-toned gelatin silver prints by hand. The project was my way of saying goodbye to the quickly shrinking analog world, while at the same time paying homage to the beauty of these last standing machines. Gottlieb’s – Centigrade 37 Gottlieb’s – Free Fall Gottlieb’s ... Read more

Expressionistic Black and White Architecture Photography by Neda Vent Fischer

Neda Vent Fischer is an professional photographer and image storyteller, who was born in Yugoslavia in 1974 and currently based between Paris and Belgrade. Neda inspired by surrealism, she uses several different techniques and melancholy as her engine to capture high contrast and abstract architecture photographs. More info: instagram / behance

Black and White Urban Scenes by Frederic Bourret

Frederic Bourret is a talented French photographer based in Paris. His art is about making the right picture at the right time capturing the very intense moment. Frederic has exposed all over the world so far. Bourret first trained in New York, where for five years he familiarizes himself with frames, reflects and symmetries. More info: facebook / 500px / website

Black and White Urban Scenes by Charles Brabin

Charles Brabin is a self-taught British photographer – a scientist by background – with a focus on urban and industrial environments, as well as landscapes and the natural world. Charles was born in 1986 in Liverpool, England. Drawn to patterns, contrasts and textures, in his current project, ‘Seeing the Unseen’, he seeks out the inherent beauty in our everyday surroundings which so often goes unnoticed. In my work I attempt to combine my own attraction to patterns, contrasts and textures with the unique view on the world which the camera offers: photographs can capture the dynamism of the environment which ... Read more

Black and White Portraits by Jean-Pierre Duvergé

[gallery link=”file” columns=”1″ size=”medium” ids=”99288,99289,99290,99291,99292,99293,99294,99295,99296″] Jean-Pierre Duvergé is a talented 68 years old photographer based in Cergy, France. Jean-Pierre hunts for expressive portraits on the city’s streets. He shared his photos with us through our Facebook page. Originally from Bordeaux, I am based in Cergy-Pontoise near Paris since 1981. I have seen the city grow along with my children. Everyone speaks of diversity, everyone says it’s wealth, and Cergy particularly where more than 130 nationalities live together. A picture is worth more than words, I decided to show it by photographing anonymous people who could be our neighbors, the retailer ... Read more

Africa’s Lost Animal Habitats by Nick Brandt

[gallery link=”file” columns=”1″ size=”medium” ids=”98584,98585,98586,98587,98588,98589,98590,98591,98592″] Nick Brandt is a talented self taught photographer and filmmaker, who was born in 1966 in London, UK and currently based in the southern Californian mountains. Nick studied Painting and Film at Saint Martin’s School of Art, London. Brandt shoots a lot of black and white wildlife and animals photography, he works exclusively in Africa. For his series “Inherit The Dust”, Nick returns to East Africa to photograph the escalating changes to the continent’s natural world. He erects life-size portraits of Africa’s vanishing animal population in the present-day bleak landscapes they used to roam. I’ve ... Read more