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?
American activist Rosa Parks will always be revered as one of the major heroines of the Civil Rights Movement. Retrieved from the Rosa Parks Papers, these images show the daily life led by the mother of the freedom movement in all its candid beauty.
The existence of light grants us to see the whole spectrum of the prism. As we walk our way across the rainbow, we study, ruse and add meanings to the colors. We're here to make you singin' and feelin' the blues with this week's collection.
“Around the World in Analogue” is your bite-size guide to the most amazing travel destinations across the globe, as documented by the members of the Lomography community. Today, lomographer Kieran Smith recalls his magical vacation to the land of reindeers, northern lights, and Santa!
Inspired by champions of humanist photography, photographer Graciela Iturbide became one of the most important contemporary photographers in Mexico through her captured images of the unseen and unexplored areas of indigenous cultures and peoples.
Dorothea Lange is arguably one of the most important photographers in the history of photography. What might she have said about Lomography? A strong case can be made that she would have loved it -- check out how perfectly some of her famous quotes align with our 10 Golden Rules!