From portraits to landscape to still life, the winners of the Moody Monochrome challenge showcase how the timeless look of monochrome fits the spontaneity of the instant format.
Grand Prize Winner:
Here's what the jury has to say about this photo:
An atmosphere of mystery translates well in black and white. This photo by ainin exemplifies just that. An envelop of thick fog surrounding a lone cabin in the middle of nowhere---looks like a perfect recipe for a horror story.
The TEN AND ONE Annual Lomography Photo Awards is made up of 11 different categories. Through these 11 different categories — 10 unchanging and one modified every year to reflect contemporary global issues — we’re asking to see the world through your eyes and to share your experience as a human on this beautiful, bizarre and bewildering planet. Be mesmerized by these moody black and white photographs that took the top spot in our Monochrome category.
Before, movies were only available in monochrome. Now, cinema seems to be having the best time with limitless colors, with zero plans to implement black and white aesthetic into their films, unless made by an auteur.
To celebrate the arrival of the chrome-plated Daguerreotype Achromat Art Lens, we're challenged portrait photographers to share their monochrome masterpieces taken with any Lomography Art Lens. Here are the mesmerizing results.