From portraits to landscape to still life, the winners of the Moody Monochrome challenge showcase how the timeless look of monochrome fits the spontaneity of the instant format.
Grand Prize Winner:
Here's what the jury has to say about this photo:
An atmosphere of mystery translates well in black and white. This photo by ainin exemplifies just that. An envelop of thick fog surrounding a lone cabin in the middle of nowhere---looks like a perfect recipe for a horror story.
The TEN AND ONE Annual Lomography Photo Awards is made up of 11 different categories. Through these 11 different categories — 10 unchanging and one modified every year to reflect contemporary global issues — we’re asking to see the world through your eyes and to share your experience as a human on this beautiful, bizarre and bewildering planet. Be mesmerized by these moody black and white photographs that took the top spot in our Monochrome category.
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.
"Around the World in Analogue" is your bite-sized guide to the most amazing travel destinations across the globe, as documented by the members of the Lomography community. Today, we travel to Rio de Janeiro through the moody black and white photographs of lomographer Rhiannon.