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Weekly Black and White Challenge ending Wed 30th Jan 2019 - CONTRAST

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petebfrance 7 2.8k France
23 Jan 2019 10:27PM
Having spent a bit of time 'thinking' (bad idea, really, never does anybody any goodWink) I came across a comment that B&W photography was about 'tone and contrast.' Fair enough, contrast seems like a good subject - as related to how the image is presented, what's in it and so on - in other words, it's the subject to be interpreted how you wish. Probably expressed that badly, but I'm sure you get my drift...


1. The challenge is just for fun.
2. All images must be taken after the theme is announced.
3. All images must be uploaded by 8pm on Wednesday
4. All uploads must be B&W (or sepia toned)
5. Only one upload per member
6. The person who hosts is the judge for that week challenge and the judge’s decision is final
7. The winner gets to create, run and judge the challenge for the following week
8. Have fun
9. Selfies are allowed - well, this was in the rules I copied, so who am I to get rid of it?

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27 Jan 2019 5:03PM
I'm in. Decided to go with a technical take on the theme this week. Not entirely sure about it but it was good to give it a go again - haven't done anything like it in quite a while. Smile
petebfrance 7 2.8k France
28 Jan 2019 12:14PM
Good to see some entries alreadyGrin
Now that the Macro Challenge has been sorted for this week, for the rest of you it's time to get those B&W photos done and dusted (oh, dust! That was / is a problem on the B&W negs, well and the colour ones too....)
In other word(s) - BUMP!
EddieAC 14 2.5k 2 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2019 6:51PM
I shall have an entry soon. I did try tonight but the light outside was going while I was waiting for a prescription in the chemist.

I will try again tomorrow and also have a go at another idea.
petebfrance 7 2.8k France
30 Jan 2019 2:37PM
Hi - another reminder. I haven't looked yet - I'd prefer to see all entries at once, but I'm sure there are some good-uns there already!
petebfrance 7 2.8k France
30 Jan 2019 9:14PM
Sorry - I fell asleep! Will have a look and get back ASAP
petebfrance 7 2.8k France
30 Jan 2019 9:40PM
Great set of entries, plenty of variation and contrast in there! Not an easy choice - lingered over them, but in the end I do have a clear favourite and that is 'Contra Jour' by Slowsong alias Chris.
So over to you Chris for next-weeks challenge, you lucky girlGrin
saltireblue Plus
9 9.8k 36 Norway
30 Jan 2019 9:44PM
Well done, Chris and many thanks to Pete for the challenge this week...you can go back to sleep 💤 now 😉
cattyal Plus
14 8.9k 6 England
30 Jan 2019 9:44PM
Congratulations Chris and thanks to Pete for running the show this week.
30 Jan 2019 9:48PM
Well done Chris - lovely shot.
And thanks to Pete for hosting and judging.
Smile
30 Jan 2019 9:52PM
Nice one Chris; thanks Pete for the challenge.
EddieAC 14 2.5k 2 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2019 6:12AM
Well done Chris and many thanks for this week Pete!! Smile
SlowSong Plus
11 8.3k 30 England
31 Jan 2019 8:35AM
Oooh, quite a while since I've won a challenge. Thanks for the honour, Pete. What with that and having to go to the vet again, it's turning out to be a good day. Grin
Snapper Plus
14 4.4k 3 Scotland
31 Jan 2019 9:47AM

Quote:Well done Chris and many thanks for this week Pete!! Smile


+1 from me as well.Smile


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