Tag Archives: Black and White Photography

MM 2-19

Love at first sight? This black-eyed susan appears to be involved with the neighboring thistle. Each week Leanne Cole hosts Monochrome Madness over on her blog. It has been a lot of fun to participate in this challenge even if … Continue reading

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MM 2-18 : Rose-Breasted Grosbeak

This female Rose-Breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus) slowly crept closer to me, almost like it wanted me to photograph it. Then as it got real close it flew off. Such a tease! Each week Leanne Cole hosts Monochrome Madness over on … Continue reading

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MM 2-16

I took several photos of this bird sitting on its house. Usually they are flying around so fast you can get a shot of them. The sunlight was hitting it just right and the blue was nice and bright. I … Continue reading

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MM 2-12

When I took this photograph I was very hopeful that it would work well in B&W. This bunch of wildflowers was in the shade of the forest canopy so I tried using my pop-up flash to give some highlights. As … Continue reading

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Monochrome Madness 2-8

The trees are finally waking from their long winter slumber. It was easy for me to choose this photograph for this week’s MM. The new leaves have many tones that tend to show well in B&W. Each week entrants from … Continue reading

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Path of Destruction #2

This will be the last photograph that I will share from the path of destruction left by the 7 tornadoes that tore through norther Illinois AprilĀ  10th. It is also my entry for this week’s Monochrome Madness hosted by Leanne … Continue reading

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Heartland Heritage: Woodlawn Rd Barn

I found this barn to be rather interesting. It has an old wood shake roof on it and a heavy grain texture to the wood planks that make up the walls. It is easy for me to suggest that this … Continue reading

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Monochrome Madness 2-4

It is Monochrome Madness time again! For this week there is an optional theme of “MM”. The weather has not very spring like as of late and I had to use a back-up idea. I have a literal MM made … Continue reading

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Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Music

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Music My youngest son was kind enough to let me take photos of him for this post. He is a talented young musician. Here he is pictured with his acoustic guitar. He also plays … Continue reading

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Monochrome Madness 2-2

My entry for this week’s Monochrome Madness is another image taken of the “vacant farm” from last Friday’s Heartland Heritage post. I had intended to include the color version in the original post and missed it in my rush to … Continue reading

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