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E-PL1 B&W and monochrome photographs - open to all

Discussion in 'Black and White' started by BBW, Apr 4, 2010.

  1. BBW

    BBW Super Moderator Emeritus

    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/otra/4490577197/" title="P3270152 by Otra2004, on Flickr"> 4490577197_6caa0a4eea_b. "1024" height="768" alt="P3270152" /></a>
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  2. BBW

    BBW Super Moderator Emeritus

    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/otra/4491264702/" title="P3300373 - Version 2 by Otra2004, on Flickr"> 4491264702_e685b01cf4_b. "768" height="1024" alt="P3300373 - Version 2" /></a>
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  3. keehotee

    keehotee Mu-43 Rookie

    Mar 22, 2010
    Bristol, UK
    Converted in PSP 12.5 using Alien Skin Exposure 2

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  4. bilzmale

    bilzmale Mu-43 All-Pro

    BB these are very contrasty with a great tonal range. Is this in camera B&W or conversion in PP?
    Keehotee that's a neat perspective.
  5. BBW

    BBW Super Moderator Emeritus

    Bill, thanks - the first one was with the Grainy Art Filter. The second one I converted with Aperture to black and white.

    Yes, Keehotee - I like the way you took yours, too - and it's perfect in black and white!:thumbup:

    Here is another one I have...might as well post it, eh? [​IMG]

    I have a number of black and white conversions. Most of them are on my Flickr pages, not in here. I find that lately for some reason, I'm more drawn to black and white. I would love to add the Silver Efex plug in but it's not currently fully integrated to Aperture 3. I do have a couple of "presets" on Aperture that try to replicate different types of black and white film..I use them but then do a little tweaking. Now that I've told you more than you'd ever wish to know.:biggrin:
  6. BBW

    BBW Super Moderator Emeritus

    with the 20mm lens using Aperture 3

    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/otra/4675974065/" title="Cat on doormat @ the door by Otra2004, on Flickr"> 4675974065_12bba59f55. "375" height="500" alt="Cat on doormat @ the door" /></a>

    Click on it for a larger view.
  7. BBW

    BBW Super Moderator Emeritus

    Shetland Sheepdog w/ the 20mm PP with Aperture 3

    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/otra/4530195132/" title="P4170771 - Version 2 by Otra2004, on Flickr"> 4530195132_40f4959508_b. "768" height="1024" alt="P4170771 - Version 2" /></a>
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  8. BBW

    BBW Super Moderator Emeritus

    1907 Van Norden carriage house with the 14-42mm

    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/otra/4679814161/" title="A view towards the carriage house by Otra2004, on Flickr"> 4679814161_7cc3b03437_b. "1024" height="768" alt="A view towards the carriage house" /></a>
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  9. Lili

    Lili Mu-43 Veteran

    Apr 24, 2009
    Dallas, TX
    E-PL1 17mm Zuiko ISO1600
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  10. ajramirez

    ajramirez Mu-43 Veteran

    Jan 16, 2010
    Caguas, Puerto Rico

    Love it!


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  11. Arctic Photog

    Arctic Photog Mu-43 Regular

    May 20, 2010
    Canada's Arctic
    Here's one of my hunting/fishing cabin... I can't wait to get back out there this summer to catch some monster Lake Trout.
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  12. ronaldocombs

    ronaldocombs New to Mu-43

    Jun 16, 2010
    [​IMG] Taken with an e-p1 17mm pancake.
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  13. BBW

    BBW Super Moderator Emeritus

    14mm f/3.5 @ 1/100 ISO 1600

  14. BBW

    BBW Super Moderator Emeritus

    Catograph 42mm f/5.6 @ 1/125 ISO200

    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/otra/4704383441/" title="Gravel bathing in the shadows by Otra2004, on Flickr"> 4704383441_bf5b455723_b. "1024" height="768" alt="Gravel bathing in the shadows" /></a>
  15. BBW

    BBW Super Moderator Emeritus

    Welcome Ronald - great portrait with that 17mm!:thumbup:
  16. Pap

    Pap Mu-43 Regular

    Jun 16, 2010
    Fleetwood, PA
    a cat...

    really enjoyed this being someone who is owned by a cat. Hope to add one or two at some later time.
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  17. Arctic Photog

    Arctic Photog Mu-43 Regular

    May 20, 2010
    Canada's Arctic
    Went for a ride today to am old Thule (ancient Inuit) site where some locale elders built a sod house like the Thule people used live in.

    E-PL1 and 17mm
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  18. Boyzo

    Boyzo Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Mar 3, 2010
    This has a lovely tone very nice shot, reminds me of my film days with filters
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  19. weezyfeezy

    weezyfeezy Mu-43 Rookie

    Jun 21, 2010

    first time posting a picture...hope sepia counts as monochrome.

    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/al-faranj/4715015353/" title="RxUSA by al-faranj, on Flickr"> 4715015353_e4aafdd8ea_b. "1008" height="672" alt="RxUSA" /></a>
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  20. Ray Sachs

    Ray Sachs Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Apr 17, 2010
    Near Philadephila
    A few from Saturday morning's walk

    Just walking around town with my dog, early Saturday morning. All taken with the 17mm. All converted in Aperture 3 using B&W film presets and very minimal tweaking beyond that.


    Morning_Walk_1. Morning_Walk_2. Morning_Walk_3. Morning_Walk_4.
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