Dreamgirls – Savoy Theater / London

Black And White Photography, Joerg, Photography

London at night, the Savoy Theater. (brit. Theatre)

More of my images can be seen
at  –
https://joergthamer.wordpress.com/

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East-Coast

Anne-Cécile Go', Black And White Photography, Photography

Shadows in the night

Ashleigh, Black And White Photography, Photography

Canon 80D, 18-55mm lens
f11; ISO 100; 20sec

This was shot from the roof of an apartment building in Johannesburg, shortly after sunset.  The high-contrast, textured shadows created by a nearby street-light caught my eye, leading to a low-key black and white image.  I added the clean diagonal line in the top left (actually the trail from a car’s headlights) as a juxtaposition against the gritty shadows.

Late Night on a Pier

Black And White Photography, David Jensen, Photography

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It was a dark and gloomy night, the air thick like soup.  The lights carved a path out onto the pier, guiding my steps to a destination lost in the fog…

More of my images can be seen at Northern Visions Media.

Street Car Yard

Black And White Photography, Devon, Photography

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I love my tripod but sometimes there is an image that just needs to be taken, and it doesn’t matter how dark and tripod-less you are that moment. I took this on a Canon 7D at 1000 ISO!! With all the fine details, and especially all the black space I was super worried that this shot would be way too noisy. Though, as luck would have it, my camera handled this light level just perfectly, and I can’t believe I was able to get it so sharp at only 1/15th of a second.

Anyway, I won’t ramble – I just think this is one of my all time favorite images. I can’t wait for you all to see it.

Lightning

Anne-Cécile Go', Black And White Photography, Photography

St. Pancras International / London

Black And White Photography, Joerg, Photography

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More of my images can be seen
at  – Jaytee59-Monochrome
(sometimes with a bit of color)

or some in color – Jaytee59-Images

Cologne Central Station at night

Black And White Photography, Joerg, Photography

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More of my images can be seen
at  –
https://joergthamer.wordpress.com/

 

Unbalanced

Black And White Photography, Devon, Photography

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I love the way this shot, turned out. It’s originally a color photo but I think this black and white conversion works almost as well.

This photo has an extremely unbalanced composition, but I really feel like it works – at least for me. I usually find myself drawn to the symmetry and regular shapes. This is another departure for me – I find that when I look at this photograph I find myself focusing on the black, and imagining all kinds of dramatic scenes taking place in the shadows, just out of view.

Bah, who am I kidding, everything I’m imaging here would look better in a Mel Brooks movie.

Alone

Black And White Photography, Emilio, Photography

Lake Las Vegas
October 1. 2016

You’re so obvious,
you’re so oblivious,
and now you wonder why,
you’re the one alone.
So don’t apologize,
you don’t even realize,
you screwed it up this time
now you’re the one alone.

Avril Lavigne