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great egret contrast in black and white



I’ve recently been working on the central themes for my first exhibition to be held in February 2015.  One of these themes is likely to be Dungeness, which as my mate Derek will confirm forms the largest natural shingle beach in Europe.   142 more words


Bridge 1

This bridge is in fact Teddington Lock Footbridge, which crosses the Thames between Ham and Teddington. Taken on a grey, damp winter’s day.

This is one of my shots in which where I am standing (and where you are standing, too) is almost more important than what is actually in the image. 63 more words

Black And White Photograph

Exercise: Colours into tones part two

The aim of this exercise, is to make practical use of channel adjustment to achieve a specific effect.

Choose one of the following targets:

  • A landscape in which you emphasize the depth (Aerial perspective) by strengthening the visual effect of hae.
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Exercise: Black and White

For this exercise, choose a subject, lighting condition or picture situation that you think may look better (To you) in black and white, than in regular colour. 110 more words


Project: Black and White

In the previous exercise, you would have most likely experimented with ways of degrading the colour saturation, moving the image some way towards monochrome.

Black and white suffered a gradual decline after the introduction of colour films in the 1960’s and 1970’s. 590 more words