Black and white landscape photography tips
Funnily enough, in the age of digital SLRs and highly colored computer graphics, black and white photography seems to be re-emerging as a strong trend. Many new photographers presume that all they need to do is take the shot in black and white to start with, using the onboard monochrome camera setting. If only black and white photography was that easy. Like any style of photography, it takes practise. Otherwise, you could end up with a photo that seems flat and lifeless.
Black and white landscape photography
Black and white landscape photography starts before the shot is even taken. Listed below are some quick tips on what to look for to ensure the perfect black and white landscape.
Digital SLR Camera settings for black and white photography
What filters are good for black and white landscapes?
Using filters for black and white photography will help to separate colors that look similar once changed to monochrome. For example, the colors red and green look very similar in tone, once changed to black and white.
Urban black and white photography
Urban scenes are perfect for black and white photography. Try to choose area's that offer a good mix of texture, lighting and shadows.
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