Archive | Black and white

Black and white images presented exclusively on various posts that reflect this mood and state of mind in an artistic and personal presentation.

Morning sunrise at Hawaiian Paradise park, Hawaii Island

Explore the Elements – Photography challenge

Explore the Elements – A photography challenge Four images that best represent the four elements in your own interpretation. Oh my that’s going to be a tough one for this new photo challenge called Explore the Elements sponsored by Thomas Cook. Combing through the many digital files, I found it a real editing challenge to choose the […]

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Gaudi's Casa Mila in Barcelona, Spain

Travel photo: Casa Mila, Barcelona

Historic Travel photo sites: Casa Mila Barcelona Casa Mila is one of Gaudi’s most successful commercial and private mixed-use buildings created in Barcelona and in the fashionable Gracia district. This complex located at 92 Passeig de Gracia sits in one of the most prestigious areas in Barcelona. Gaudi’s civil project was started in 1906 to 1910 represents the […]

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Travel photo: Silver temple in Kyoto

Travel photo: Silver Pavilion Kyoto

Historic Travel photo sites: Silver Pavilion or Ginkaku-Ji in Kyoto   You enter through mature trees and tall bamboo that completely obscures any views of what lies ahead, and finally after passing through the entrance gate you are left with this serene view and a total feeling of peace. In front of you lies the Silver […]

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Half Dome in black and white

Black and white photo tips for beginners

 Black and white photo tips for beginners   With the surge of digital camera technology in the marketplace today, there has been such a wonderful resurgence and focus with black and white photography. The possibilities are endless to produce amazing monochrome imagery either on the camera or post-processing with software applications like Photoshop, Adobe Bridge, Lightroom […]

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Point Lobos Reserve in black and white

Point Lobos State Reserve in black and white

  Photo Fridays – Point Lobos State Reserve   Today’s Photo Friday is are images I took recently on a trip to Point Lobos Reserve and presented in black and white. The crown jewel of state parks in California, Point Lobo’s spectacular coastlines and trails through scenic vista points are truly amazing.  I could easily […]

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Venice highlights in black and white - Travel Photo Discovery

Venice highlights in black and white – Travel Photo Discovery

Venice highlights in black and white – Travel Photo Discovery   Venice in black and white, the sublime and excessive draping the city is stripped down into a simple and basic palate. When you present Venice in this light, what you see at its core is pure creativity, stunning visuals and classic architecture. The many […]

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