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Iwona Stachon

Black and white portraits

In association with Rocky Nook

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A lack of colour in portrait shots gives other elements and subtleties a chance to be seen and appreciated. Textures, expressions, negative space – these will all tell a story of their own, adding more depth and emotion than the image’s colour alternative. When looking for interesting things to include in your black and white portrait, don’t forget to try to THINK in black and white. Something that looks appealing in colour might be less impressive in monochrome.

We have $50 USD of Rocky Nook store credit to giveaway to our winner!

Prize details

The crowd's winner will receive $50 store credit at Rocky Nook - one of the world's leading book publishers specialising in photography.

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Every photo submitted will be available for the crowd to rate once the submissions period has ended. You can see all the images uploaded to a contest, but will need to rate them to see how they’re ranked once the rating period begins.

Some contests on Photocrowd also have a judge. After the submission period closes the judge chooses their favourite images and writes some image reviews. The crowd and judge results will be announced on the same day.

Entries closed
15 September 2019

15 September 2019 to 22 September 2019

Winners announced
22 September 2019

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