Tag: black-and-white photos

Erika Zolli – Geometric Variants

Symmetry, geometry and the play with lines and shapes in photography have always fascinated me. Thus it’s not really surprising that as I looked at the photos of Erika Zolli’s project “Geometric Variants” for the first time I was stunned right away. In her photos this photographer creates new worlds and realities. In a combination ...

WILLIAM PAUL GOTTLIEB

William Paul Gottlieb, born in 1917, was one of the most important music journalists and photographers of his time. For his lifetime the New Yorkan artist was a big admirer of jazz music. After some months at the “Washington Post”, where he started to work as an advertising agent in 1938, he was quickly promoted ...

C

Color vs Black-and-white

Inspired by this article on Fstoppers.com I have started thinking about why some photos look better in color, while others look better in black-and-white. I’ve also tried to comprehend the criteria based on which we can decided when to leave photos in color and when to convert them to BW. Ordinarily I find it easy ...