4 Elements of Impactful Black & White Photos

Elle Bruce discusses the 4 common element that she uses to create an impact with her B/W photographs.

A Little Black and White Magic Please?

Converting pictures to black and white is rewarding… but sometimes it's difficult to foresee how good a picture may look once converted to black and white.

Black and White Long Exposure Images

Athena Carey shares some photo tips with Visual Wilderness Readers on creating stunning Long Exposure B/W photos.

What is the Subject?

Thinking process enabling the subject to stand out inline with your vision in Photography

Dramatic Monochrome

It was a lot of fun to go through my portfolio in search of photographs that would work well in Black and White.

Smooth Tones

When I convert to black and white, I want a clean, noise-free image with smooth transitions between tones.

High Key Black and White

High key black and white photography showcases patterns, contrast, and subtle tones rather than color.

Quick Black and White Conversion

When Varina Patel converts an image to B&W, she usually uses Nik Silver Efex Pro. Here's a video that shows how she converted this photo.

How Can I Simplify an Image?

Simplifying an photo can be difficult, but it starts with choosing a simple subject. Here are some easy to follow tips from Varina Patel.

In the Mood

B/W Photographs are great to create dark and moody images as seen in this photo from Olympic National Park, WA.