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.
Most popular cameras
In-depth testingLatest Camera ReviewsBeyond the studio testsFeature Articles and VideosPIX VideosTalks, demos and panels707The Canon that canCanon EOS 80D Review370Touchscreen street shooterFujifilm X70 Review2154Upwardly mobileSony a6300 Review329Power ZoomPanasonic Lumix ZS100/TZ100 Review2487Retro through-and-throughFujifilm X-Pro2 ReviewField Test VideoNikon D7200Kirkjufell mountainBehind the Shot: Shredded740In Fine DetailCanon EOS 5DS / 5DS R Review198Beyond the table top5 mini tripods reviewedWhat's that Sound?Shedding some light on the sources of noise43ArticleTo St. Helens and Back: Olympus TG-Tracker Shooting ExperienceTwo in oneLG G5 camera review40Readers' ShowcaseNicolas Alexander Otto555Ultra-compactSony Cyber-shot RX1R II review1068History RepeatingOlympus PEN-F Review721Bang for the BuckOlympus OM-D E-M10 II Review174Super Zoom? Tamron 150-600mm F5-6.3 Field Test