Edhat
npr edvertisers
visitors movie times

Santa Barbara Weather: 70.6°F | Humidity: 45% | Pressure: 30.03in (Steady) | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: NNW | Wind Speed: 2.1mph [see map]

Free Newsletter
Advertise
  login Happy Hanukkah!
 
 
login
    15934 Subscribers
      650 Paid (4.1%)
     9 Comments
     5 Commenters
     1628 Page Views
 
 

 
The Winehound
The Winehound
 
Advertise on Edhat
Advertise on Edhat
 
News Events Referrals Deals Classifieds Comments About

more articles like this
POWDRELL

Black and White Mood
updated: Feb 23, 2013, 11:00 AM

By David Powdrell

Here's the deal…..today just feels like a black and white kind of day to me. Not sure why. Maybe because the weather's blustery here in Carpinteria today. High winds on an angry ocean. It's not a bad day…just an introspective one. Absolutely nothing newsworthy here, just some black and white images from beautiful Carpinteria, my home town.

Send this picture as a postcard

# # # #

Send this picture as a postcard

# # # #

Send this picture as a postcard

# # # #

Send this picture as a postcard

# # # #

Send this picture as a postcard

# # # #

Send this picture as a postcard

# # # #

Comments in order of when they were received | (reverse order)

 COMMENT 377839 agree helpful negative off topic

2013-02-23 11:04 AM

ummm...We live in Santa Barbara county, everyday is a colorful day.

 

 COMMENT 377842 agree helpful negative off topic

2013-02-23 11:16 AM

I've been playing with B&W treatments these past couple of weeks and love what you've done here with your enhancements. I'm absolutely ape over the pelicans against a black sky but seemingly lit from underneath.... totally unreal but impressively beautiful image. And the local contrast on those mussels is so .... tactile! So is the softness of the two heart stones. Awesome stuff, David. Thanks for sharing.

 

 COMMENT 377845P agree helpful negative off topic

2013-02-23 11:25 AM

I absolutely love black and white studies - sepia too. I find them much more interesting than color for many types of photographs. Thanks for having a black and white day and posting.

 

 COMMENT 377868P agree helpful negative off topic

2013-02-23 01:30 PM

I love these pictures, all of them except perhaps the artfully placed heart-shaped stones. Did you take them in a b&w setting or did you subsequently work in Photoshop (or equivalent)? ...They encourage me to go out and try something different. Thanks for sharing them!

 

 COMMENT 377916 agree helpful negative off topic

2013-02-23 04:52 PM

I really like your black & white mood, David.

 

 FLICKA agree helpful negative off topic

2013-02-24 07:09 AM

B & W gives a good perspective on objects and can be more artistic than color. These photos are wonderful! Many people were disgusted with Ted Turner for turning old B & W movies into color, lost the artistc quality of the film; it can be about shadows and angles.

 

 COMMENT 378078 agree helpful negative off topic

2013-02-24 08:25 AM

Some wonderful images that emphasize the structure or shape through an interesting interplay of light and shadows.

 

 BONNER agree helpful negative off topic

2013-02-24 12:09 PM

Just the right mood and tones for a beautiful display, sooo enjoyed these photos, thank you for taking and sharing!

 

50% of comments on this page were made by Edhat Community Members.

 

 

Add Your Comments

Edhat Username

Password

Comment

Don't have an Account?

Don't know if you have an account?

Don't remember your account info?

CLICK HERE


ENJOY HAPPY HOUR! ... Between 4:00pm & 5:00pm only happy comment are allowed on the Edhat Comments Board.

If you can't say something nice, don't say nothing at all.

 
Hide Your Handle, but show paid status (paid subscribers only)
NEW - use verified name and picture (contact ed@edhat.com to be verified)
Find out About Becoming A Paid Subscriber
NOTE: We are testing a new Comment Preview Page. You must hit OK on the next page to have your comment go live. Send Feedback to ed@edhat.com.
 

get a handle   |  lost handle

 

EDHAT COMMENTS POLICY

 

  See more articles like this

# # # #

 

Send To a Friend
Your Email
Friend's Email

Top of Page | Old News Archives | Printer-Friendly Page

  Home Subscribe FAQ Jobs Contact copyright © 2003-2014  
Edhat, Inc.