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andre kertesz shadow photography

How to create shadow in black and white

First we looked into famous photographers who created effective shadow in black and white looking at how they achieved this and found some interesting images taken which will influence us in our filming. Alexey Bednij- Captured images of animals in black and white with shadows in interesting shapes. Here are some examples of the photos he took: Andre Kertesz- He experimented with shadow to form interesting compositions. Here are some examples of his work: Andreas Feininger- Looked at…

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Yoshinori Mizutani captures the colourful, rain soaked commuters of Tokyo

“I always thought of rain as something gloomy and unpleasant,” says Tokyo-based Yoshinori Mizutani. “One day, however I stepped out into the city and realised how rain can alter our everyday landscape.” The photographer has shot a number of pedestrian crossings from an elevated vantage point as the citizens and traffic pass below. The monochromatic rhythm of the wet tarmac and road paint is interrupted by people dressed in brightly coloured clothes or passing traffic. The images are a…

Walkie Talkie building in London. UK designed by Rafael Vinoly. Amazing architectural photography with leading lines Check spacesxplaces.com for lots more!!

- spacesXplaces

Walkie Talkie building in London. UK designed by Rafael Vinoly. Amazing architectural photography with leading lines Check spacesxplaces.com for lots more!!

In this tutorial, learn how to use vertical, horizontal, converging, and diagonal lines to create more dynamic and engaging compositions, no matter the subject.

A Step-By-Step Guide to Using Lines

In this tutorial, learn how to use vertical, horizontal, converging, and diagonal lines to create more dynamic and engaging compositions, no matter the subject.

Rural Space: Power Line In The Field, photography by Bernd Walz

Rural Space: Power Line In The Field by Bernd Walz, Photography, Digital

Rural Space: Power Line In The Field is a creation by the artist Bernd Walz. Category Nature, Landscape, Countryside, Fine-Art, Contemplation, Naturalism, Photography, Digital. This artwork is for sale. An older image from my ongoing project Rural Space. However,…

Using Horizontal, Vertical and Diagonal Lines in Photography | 121Clicks.com

The Importance of Lines in Photography - An Overview with Superb Examples

Almost each one of us knew that geometric shapes forms a prime element in a Photograph. Here I have tried to magnify a little further into the likes of

Here is a photo that I feel can teach both photography and studio artists. LEADING LINES. They tell the viewer where to look. This can be effective in any form of art. Try this at least once, please.

Valencia

Explore Pálfai Domokos' photos on Flickr. Pálfai Domokos has uploaded 241 photos to Flickr.

movement

Leaps and bounds: Lois Greenfield captures dancers in flight

Leaps and bounds: Lois Greenfield captures dancers in flight

The American photographer, who creates hyperreal tableaux of dancers at work, talks us through the images in her new book Lois Greenfield: Moving Still

Would You like Cash for your Pics? Photos.HashtagNoWorries.com #extreme #photography #awesome

20 Images of Extreme Shutter Speed Photography

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s extreme shutter speed photography. There’s no surprise here. Photographers will do anything for the WOW factor. But shoot bullets through products? … A bit extreme, I’d say. Take a look … the breathtaking and spectacular results say it all!

this does show movement in it so they didn't show a very fast shutter speed as most people would

30 Stunning Examples of Still Life Photography

Still life photography as a form of art takes a great deal of learning & experience. You need to master the art of selecting objects and other variants.

This also is an obvious image of a movement because this cup of milk is falling and the milk is spilling everywhere.

Milk Captured in Time

“Coffee Time” is a high-speed photo shoot by Egor N.. Photos © Egor N. Link via Beautiful Life

space

Mobile Photography Showcase: 10 iPhone Photos That Use Negative Space

Mobile Photography Showcase: 10 iPhone Photos That Use Negative Space

A showcase of mobile photography that use negative space as a compositional element. Featuring work from Chris Stern, Michelle Robinson & Lee Atwell.

texture

Farb-und Stilberatung mit www.farben-reich.com - Chipped Paint and Rust by Sally Thurrell

Hand Forged Goods for the Kitchen & Home by rwrightstudios on Etsy

Find the perfect handmade gift, vintage & on-trend clothes, unique jewellery, and more… lots more.

PHOTOGRAPHY: CRASH by Bjoern Ewers

PHOTOGRAPHY: CRASH

Fine Art work by studio314

The texture in this image is really interesting as the icicles against the metal are really intriguing. The background being blurred creates a more up close and personal feel to the photo as it looks like you're invading its space by getting so close to the chain.

300 Multiple Choices

The texture in this image is really interesting as the icicles against the metal are really intriguing. The background being blurred creates a more up close and personal feel to the photo as it looks like you're invading its space by getting so close to the chain.

form

This belongs on every board!  Shadow! Red! Negative space! Contrast! Stairs! Composition! Ahhhhhhh

Stunning Architecture Photography – Episode II

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Simple, yet beautiful close up shot of a spider's web. Photo by Andy Hay (rspb-images.com) #RSPB #photography #nature

Family Nature Activities, Days Out and More - The RSPB

Inspiring kids to love nature and learn about the great outdoors with fun activities, games, features and family days out. Find out more

value

Ansel Adams You can tell that he didn't have a modern camera but the amount of detail that is in this one photo can show you loads just because of the view you get with the picture is amazing its a breath taking view.

Ansel Adams

Photos inspired by, or in the style of, Ansel Adams.

great lighting, only the highlights are visible, not a full range of values but still a great photo

Strobist 102 Assignment - Cooking Light - Fork

strobist : one 580EX right of the camera, behind the subject.

Value is a measure of relative lightness	or darkness

Black and White Photography | Photography Course

To truly understand composition shooting black and white photography is something you have to try as not just an "effect", but as a teaching tool.

colour

60 Most Amazing Photography examples around the world - Amazing Photos

An amazing photography fully expresses your feelings and making people comfortable to pose is a wonderful achievement. Amazing photography is a great challenge for almost all photographers. The right

Minimalist urban photography from the series "Who want sky". The image shows a detail shot of architecture in front of a blue sky.

Urban Photography by Matthieu Venot

Minimalist photography of urban architecture and shapes by Matthieu Venot. Matthieu Venot is a self taught photographer from Brest in Brittany, France. He

shape

The main focus of this photo is the blue colour of the bottle however the shadows and the different shapes give the impression that this aftershave has a sharp and bold smell.

Tom Ford | Richard Foster Photography

Geometric Photographs by Tyhe Reading (flipping photos around in geometric shapes)

Inspiring Artwork Combining Geometry & Photography

There’s a certain style of art that really catches my attention in inspiration galleries where artists combine geometry and photography to produce striking images. I’m a big fan of using simple shapes to create interesting designs, but the combination with photos really helps create abstract artwork with intense colours and detail. Today’s showcase features 30 […]

22 landscape photographs that use power lines to great effects -[someone else's caption]

22 Landscape Photographs That Use Power Lines to Great Effect

One of the big challenges of landscape photography is incorporating elements into a landscape that you perhaps might prefer were not there. One of the common visual pollutants in our world is power lines running through pristine country. We think these photographers have made a great effort of incorporating power lines or even making them a dominant part of their compositions. Share your own efforts in the comments! Cincinnati - Mason Community 'Power - Nature & Man-Made' by David Paul…

The reflection and shape of the bridge is incredible, and the way it frames the tree line is really cool - photographer unknown

le'bridge by vLixoz on DeviantArt

another yiheyuan series, special thanks to for his idea. for another picture here is the [link] le'bridge

Other Pins

Leaps and bounds: Lois Greenfield captures dancers in flight

Leaps and bounds: Lois Greenfield captures dancers in flight

The American photographer, who creates hyperreal tableaux of dancers at work, talks us through the images in her new book Lois Greenfield: Moving Still

Would You like Cash for your Pics? Photos.HashtagNoWorries.com #extreme #photography #awesome

20 Images of Extreme Shutter Speed Photography

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s extreme shutter speed photography. There’s no surprise here. Photographers will do anything for the WOW factor. But shoot bullets through products? … A bit extreme, I’d say. Take a look … the breathtaking and spectacular results say it all!

this does show movement in it so they didn't show a very fast shutter speed as most people would

30 Stunning Examples of Still Life Photography

Still life photography as a form of art takes a great deal of learning & experience. You need to master the art of selecting objects and other variants.

I have highlighted this image because I like how the image is simple yet effective at demonstrating how light can be used in photography. This image was created with a high exposure setting which would more light in the image such as the trail, The trail would've been created by a person walking along with a torch held above the ground.

I have highlighted this image because I like how the image is simple yet effective at demonstrating how light can be used in photography. This image was created with a high exposure setting which would more light in the image such as the trail, The trail would've been created by a person walking along with a torch held above the ground.

light capturing movement in its purest form. by olafur eliasson.  Perhaps something that would light up like a light sculpture at night but represent something figurative during the day, something enveloping or something like an oak leaf

This also is an obvious image of a movement because this cup of milk is falling and the milk is spilling everywhere.

Milk Captured in Time

“Coffee Time” is a high-speed photo shoot by Egor N.. Photos © Egor N. Link via Beautiful Life

Farb-und Stilberatung mit www.farben-reich.com - Chipped Paint and Rust by Sally Thurrell

Hand Forged Goods for the Kitchen & Home by rwrightstudios on Etsy

Find the perfect handmade gift, vintage & on-trend clothes, unique jewellery, and more… lots more.

PHOTOGRAPHY: CRASH by Bjoern Ewers

PHOTOGRAPHY: CRASH

Fine Art work by studio314

The texture in this image is really interesting as the icicles against the metal are really intriguing. The background being blurred creates a more up close and personal feel to the photo as it looks like you're invading its space by getting so close to the chain.

300 Multiple Choices

The texture in this image is really interesting as the icicles against the metal are really intriguing. The background being blurred creates a more up close and personal feel to the photo as it looks like you're invading its space by getting so close to the chain.

This belongs on every board!  Shadow! Red! Negative space! Contrast! Stairs! Composition! Ahhhhhhh

Stunning Architecture Photography – Episode II

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Simple, yet beautiful close up shot of a spider's web. Photo by Andy Hay (rspb-images.com) #RSPB #photography #nature

Family Nature Activities, Days Out and More - The RSPB

Inspiring kids to love nature and learn about the great outdoors with fun activities, games, features and family days out. Find out more

Ansel Adams You can tell that he didn't have a modern camera but the amount of detail that is in this one photo can show you loads just because of the view you get with the picture is amazing its a breath taking view.

Ansel Adams

Photos inspired by, or in the style of, Ansel Adams.

great lighting, only the highlights are visible, not a full range of values but still a great photo

Strobist 102 Assignment - Cooking Light - Fork

strobist : one 580EX right of the camera, behind the subject.

Value is a measure of relative lightness	or darkness

Black and White Photography | Photography Course

To truly understand composition shooting black and white photography is something you have to try as not just an "effect", but as a teaching tool.

andre kertesz shadow photography

How to create shadow in black and white

First we looked into famous photographers who created effective shadow in black and white looking at how they achieved this and found some interesting images taken which will influence us in our filming. Alexey Bednij- Captured images of animals in black and white with shadows in interesting shapes. Here are some examples of the photos he took: Andre Kertesz- He experimented with shadow to form interesting compositions. Here are some examples of his work: Andreas Feininger- Looked at…

The main focus of this photo is the blue colour of the bottle however the shadows and the different shapes give the impression that this aftershave has a sharp and bold smell.

Tom Ford | Richard Foster Photography