Design & Style

6 Tips for Shooting Black and White Photography

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Nov 8, 2020 • 2 min read

Without the full spectrum of colors at their disposal, black and white photographers must center their focus on other artistic factors: framing, line, depth of field, tonal contrast, dynamic range, shadow, and light. Rather than consider this a limitation of black and white images, approach it as a surmountable challenge.