Category Archives: Black and White

Night in Madrid

Another archive image, that I have converted to monochrome… not entirely successfully, as there are some odd glaring bits on the tarmac… But I thought this evening shot of a courtyard in Madrid could look a bit moody, a bit

Night in Madrid

Another archive image, that I have converted to monochrome… not entirely successfully, as there are some odd glaring bits on the tarmac… But I thought this evening shot of a courtyard in Madrid could look a bit moody, a bit

One / 132

Don’t think I have used this one before, and certainly not in monochrome… Seen in Madrid in December, more than a decade ago:

One / 132

Don’t think I have used this one before, and certainly not in monochrome… Seen in Madrid in December, more than a decade ago:

Black & White Sunday: Shape

I am frequently struck by the shapes of silhouettes, or the shape of things against a fairly bright sky, as shown in these examples: See more shapes at Paula’s here

Black & White Sunday: Shape

I am frequently struck by the shapes of silhouettes, or the shape of things against a fairly bright sky, as shown in these examples: See more shapes at Paula’s here

The One That (nearly) Got Away – Another HCB Imitation, One/124

Trying to divert myself from some depressing reality today, I came across another Cartier Bresson imitation today (to follow two earlier posts), possibly the best I have created. It really was a rapidly assessed moment –  as I glanced through

The One That (nearly) Got Away – Another HCB Imitation, One/124

Trying to divert myself from some depressing reality today, I came across another Cartier Bresson imitation today (to follow two earlier posts), possibly the best I have created. It really was a rapidly assessed moment –  as I glanced through

Thursday’s Special: Imitation

Here we are for Thursday’s Special on a Saturday…. and I was scratching my head as to what I could use for this prompt. Then I remembered an image I took a few years ago, a rare selfie imitating the

Thursday’s Special: Imitation

Here we are for Thursday’s Special on a Saturday…. and I was scratching my head as to what I could use for this prompt. Then I remembered an image I took a few years ago, a rare selfie imitating the

Black & White Sunday: Ceiling

Just a couple from the archives, not the best examples, but perhaps something a little different. First up, from a mosque in Turkey: …and the end wall and part of the ceiling from a wooden church in Maramures, Romania: See

Black & White Sunday: Ceiling

Just a couple from the archives, not the best examples, but perhaps something a little different. First up, from a mosque in Turkey: …and the end wall and part of the ceiling from a wooden church in Maramures, Romania: See

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Shadows (from the past)

Another image from an old slide…somewhere in France, twenty years ago… I love the shadow play here, but it needs a person in that pool of light at the back, a la Cartier Bresson…… So, converted to monochrome to give

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Shadows (from the past)

Another image from an old slide…somewhere in France, twenty years ago… I love the shadow play here, but it needs a person in that pool of light at the back, a la Cartier Bresson…… So, converted to monochrome to give