All purists, converts, and silent admirers can agree that black and white photography adds allure and mystery to an image in a way that color can't. But if you still find yourself unconvinced, then these photos might just change your mind.
We all know that back in the day, photographs were monochromatic because there was no other option. But now that taking colored photographs is more than possible, why are people still enchanted with black and white photography?
Well, we could choose to sit here and talk about it all day, but we could also just let these photos — taken using Ilford FP4+ — do the talking for us.
After all, a picture is worth a thousand words, right?
Reviews on Rewind: Ilford FP4+ Looking for a new black and white film to try? Then you're in luck! This installment of Reviews on Rewind focuses on Ilford FP4+, an all-purpose, medium speed black and white film, and it just might answer your dilemma!
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Rest In Peace Nelson Mandela Nelson Mandela, who led South Africa out of apartheid and became the nation's first black president, passed away at the age of 95 on the 5th of Decemeber, 2013. He had been fighting illness for a long time, and has finally been laid to rest. As a tribute to one of the most inspirational men in history, we are honoured to share some old photos that document his incredible life. Madiba, this is for you!
A Quick Chat With Dreamscape Photographer Reuben Wu When he's not creating mixes for his band Ladytron, Reuben Wu experiments with different films and cameras to create stunning dreamscapes out of natural scenery. Read on and learn more about him and his artistic process after the jump.
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