take a seat © Verena Fischer 2012
Some objects just lend itself more naturally to be captured in black and white. I especially like the shadow of the chair almost creating a shifted symmetry.
This entry was posted on May 7, 2012 by Lilly Schwartz. It was filed under black and white and was tagged with art, black and white, chair, photography, photos, pictures, postaday2012, symmetry.
I would have to agree. Color just would not speak the volumes this B/W does.
May 7, 2012 at 2:47 am
Thanks Deb, I’m a great fan of black and white. I think there is something about colour too, so I am working on a series that achieves a sort of natural black and white quality. I should really try to get a menu item going for those, because I already have a few of them. White things in the real world are never entirely white …
May 8, 2012 at 12:24 pm
Great image! I love how shadows transform images and can become an important element in a composition.
May 7, 2012 at 3:00 am
Indeed, I often try to achieve that the shadows become more important than the object itself in pictures, because it makes for more interesting compositions.
May 8, 2012 at 12:22 pm
Absolutely! It’s more about the forms / shapes / textures this way, I think… :)
May 7, 2012 at 6:46 pm
I have a thing for textures anyway, so maybe that’s why I like black and white so much.
May 8, 2012 at 12:30 pm
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