Tried and tested by time, the black and white aesthetics remain as top photographers' favorites. It's not overrated, and it never was. It's easy to see why many of your favorite photographers, such as Roger Ballen and Sebastião Salgado remain loyal to the palette.
Images stripped away from its color becomes a work of form and composition -- of light and darkness. Here are some of our favorite monochromatic Lomographs from the community.
Szczecin-born photographer Slevin Aaron's visual poetry draws a metaphor between humans and flowers. Referring himself as an 'emotions' photographer, his semi-surrealistic art photography get in touch with realism. We talk to the photographer in this fascinating interview.
Phoebe Barrett's black and white self-portraits will leave you speechless. In an interview for our magazine, Phoebe reveals what influenced her photographic style the most as well as what film photography means to her.
You've finally loaded your first roll, and exposed all 36 frames. What's a better way to spend the summer by adding your know-how with film developing? Try it with black and white. This video article explains it all.
Before, movies were only available in monochrome. Now, cinema seems to be having the best time with limitless colors, with zero plans to implement black and white aesthetic into their films, unless made by an auteur.
After 25 years of shooting with digital gear, community newcomer Erin Walker (@epw615) goes back to shooting on film. Get to know more about her and see her richly detailed black and white photographs in this quick chat.
Often we are told to read between the lines, but can we read between photographs? Denver-based photographer Carol Golemboski enchants us with her love for black and white film as she paints the world's unspoken metaphors.