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Stunning Black and White Portrait Photography

Black and white photography offers a unique perspective of the subject and gives the audience great emotions and feelings. In particular, without the colors distraction, black and white portraits allow the viewer to find a particular state that can resonate at a certain moment.

With black and white photography, you can find interest in everyday objects and scenes around you. What might appear boring when shot in color suddenly becomes fascinating when captured in black and white. If you find something particular on a subject that a color photo doesn’t capture it for sure a black and white photo will do it.

Below you’ll find a collection of 40 black and white portrait photography shots, from a large range of social environments, that I hope you enjoy.

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Black and White Portrait Photography

Shake your Booty!

by The Round Peg
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Back to black

by artemisia.artex
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Charlie In Black & White

by Expatriate Games
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Black & White

by Dietmar Temps
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black steel

by LittleFlair
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Portrait

by sandeepg
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Portrait

by furtivelungs
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Child Labour (Nepal)

by osvaldo_zoom
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Window Pain

by annamariademari
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Portrait

by jalex_photo
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ONE SHOOT

by fotouczniak
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Buh

by unsuono
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Black & White

by deepblue66
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(B)Old Man

by kausthub
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Heavy Crying

by alizmuhammadz
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Black and White Portrait

by michalbr
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Black and White

by deepblue66
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Black and White

by lucaspagnuoli
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elderly woman in Bangkok, city of angels

by ronn
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Black & White

by gravebone
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The Quiet Man

by mark-edwards
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Cigar

by abudoma
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Boy from Batwa pygmy tribe with mud on the face, Cyamudongo, Rwanda

by mytripsmypics
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Child with gun

by phinworld
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You often meet your fate on the road you think is escape.

by rachaelputt
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A life well spent

by mathfab
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Masayoshi Urabe

by Tatsuo Suzuki
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Train Driver

by Eric Mattheyses
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Godi Suwarna

by Bara Djayalaras
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See you….

by Anita Meezen
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men from toraja highland

by fadly bahari
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Missing you

by Dikky Photogrepe
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Stephen

by Ross McKelvey
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muscle boy

by Marian Korte
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Portrait

by t&a savchenko
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time for a smile

by Jorris Martinez
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she

by artemia
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Fathers and sons

by Breeze
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What’s your favourite black and white photo? Share with us the best portrait you like.

Author: Alin

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