I Love Black and White Photographs

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    Black and White Photos

      It has a certain beauty and elegance to it.
    kime kime
    18-21, F
    Dec 3, 2008


    I much prefer black and white photography because it classically caputures expressions and personality more so than color. Think of the old stars of Hollywood's golden era; Rita Hayworth, Joan Crawford, Bettie Davis, Judy Garland...etc. Their faces were immortalized in ...
    choctawgrrrl choctawgrrrl
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jan 15, 2009

    Another shot taken by my wife,

    on her little polaroid digital camera..Again, I edited and tidied it a little, but otherwise, all her own work...😊 📷
    expressomarkie expressomarkie
    Nov 26, 2015

    They Are Cool

        i like black and white photographs . they are nice . and i would love to have some black and white photographs .
    deleted deleted
    Aug 10, 2009

    I think black & white photographs are classic

    and really capture the essence of the subject.
    doryx doryx
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 1, 2016

    Don't Know Many Photographers...

    but I really love Diane Arbus. She pushed the envelope by changing what the world stereotypes as good photography. I respect her for going outside the box of typical commercial images. Instead,she magnificantly captured the unique in a very profound way.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 22, 2009

    I just found some yesterday at my grandpa's

    house with my family I got to see my cousin I haven't seen in awhile
    bandit5320 bandit5320
    31-35, M
    Jul 26, 2015


    I love taking photographs! and as much as I love colour in a lot of photos... sometimes, a pic just calls out to be in black and white.... and when it's a good one, there's nothing better!
    rockyj rockyj
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Mar 2, 2009

    I absolutely love them!

    the picture up there was taken by me :)
    Nojji Nojji
    16-17, F
    1 Response May 11, 2014

    Something About Old Pictures

      There is something about the old pictures, the black & white pictures. For many of us pictures from our youth. I find they were so expressive and I believe the best subjects were people, especially women.   Something about these black and white pictures...
    Josie06 Josie06
    56-60, F
    1 Response May 1, 2009
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