B&W: Shades of Darkness
Challenge series hosted by RickBuddy. Challenges start on Mondays.
"Nothing is ever black & white, is it?" Maybe not, but it is in this challenge. We explore shade & shadow with an emphasis on the shady, gritty, more unsavory aspects of our world.
Finished (2 challenges)
Winners announced: 30th January, 2012 GMT
Winner: Kelsey Hansen
Black & White Photos processed with NIK Software Silver Efx Pro software plugin. If you don't own it, you can get a free trial that works as a plug in for Apple Aperture, Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Photoshop software: http://www.niksoftware.com/silverefexpro/usa/entry.php Once you try it, you may want to keep it around for this B&W series.
Winners announced: 23rd January, 2012 GMT
Winner: Take me home or Leave me alone
Black & White only. No color. No nudity. No lingerie. No minors. Show us some very freaky girls — the kind you don't take home to mother: Biker chicks, punkers, hard cases, etc. — just plain trouble.
|Thunderheads With Egret by Buzz Lightyear|
|Double Rainbow; Abiquiu, NM, USA. by abiquiuense|
from After the Rain
|White Tern-2289 by vbuhay|
from A Whiter Shade of Pale
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