Award Winning Black and White Photography

Learn How to Create Emotive and Moving Images That Win Awards
Award Winning Black and White Photography
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1.41 GB
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1h 57m



Ibrahim Mukherjee


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Award Winning Black and White Photography

What you’ll learn

The art of black and white photography
How to evoke emotions through photography
How to take award winning photographs
Improve your photography skills
Learn the technical aspects of black and white photography
Learn how to create moving images
Learn how to evoke emotions through images
History of Photography
Greats of Black and and White Photography Movement

Award Winning Black and White Photography




Welcome to “The Art of Black and White Photography: Learn How to Create Moving Images That Win Awards”!I am delighted that you have chosen to enrol in this course and I can’t wait to share with you the art and philosophy behind black and white photography.Black and white photography is not just about capturing an image in shades of grey, it’s about creating a powerful visual language that evokes emotion and tells a story. Throughout this course, we will explore the techniques used to create stunning black and white images, including lighting, contrast, and composition.We will go through the greats of photography such as Cartier Bresson, Salgado, Leibovitz, Brandt and how they are able to create compelling images that communicate with large audiences through the medium of photography. But we’ll also go beyond the technical aspects of photography and delve into the philosophy behind black and white photography. We’ll explore how to use visual language to communicate meaning and how to create images that move and inspire viewers.Whether you’re an experienced photographer looking to expand your skills or a beginner eager to explore the art of black and white photography, this course is for you. You’ll learn not only how to create stunning black and white images but also how to use your photography to express your unique perspective on the world.So get ready to unlock your creativity and take your photography to the next level! I’m excited to be your guide on this journey and can’t wait to see the beautiful images you’ll create. Let’s get started!


Section 1: Introduction and the Critical Theory of Photography

Lecture 1 Introduction

Lecture 2 What you will learn in this lecture series

Lecture 3 Our relationship with images and words as humans

Lecture 4 Learn the Art of Black and White Photography first

Lecture 5 Then the Science and Techniques behind creating great images

Lecture 6 Why Black and White Photographs are so moving

Lecture 7 The Neuroscience behind connecting with evocative images

Lecture 8 Photography as Distinct from Videos

Lecture 9 John Berger’s Theory of Photography

Lecture 10 Photography as distinct from Art – John Szarkowski

Lecture 11 Mental Models of the Photographer

Lecture 12 Susan Sontag :- Beauty vs Truth

Lecture 13 Plato’s Cave

Lecture 14 A Unique point in Time and Space

Lecture 15 A Tool to Document the World

Section 2: The Art of Black and White Photography

Lecture 16 Thinking in Black and White

Lecture 17 The Black and White Image – From Inception to Print

Lecture 18 Pre-Visualization Techniques for Black and White Photography

Lecture 19 Composition of a picture

Lecture 20 Cartier Bresson

Lecture 21 Waiting for the Moment – Cartier Bresson

Lecture 22 Annie Leibovitz

Lecture 23 The Magnum Movement

Lecture 24 Why Leica is at the heart of the Black and White Movement

Lecture 25 Reportage Photography

Lecture 26 Robert Cappa

Lecture 27 Steve McCurry

Lecture 28 Alex Majoli

Lecture 29 Nick Brandt

Lecture 30 Sebastiao Salgado

Lecture 31 My own work

Section 3: Technical Aspects of Photography

Lecture 32 Choosing your Camera

Lecture 33 Choosing Lenses

Lecture 34 Converting Images to Black and White

Lecture 35 Dodge and Burn

Lecture 36 Playing with Symmetry

Lecture 37 Is Airbrushing Images Ethical?

Section 4: Basics of Camera Use and Styles of Photography

Lecture 38 Aperture and Depth of Field

Lecture 39 Shutter Speeds

Lecture 40 ISO Speeds

Lecture 41 The Rule of Thirds in Photography

Lecture 42 Why we connect to Human Images More

Lecture 43 Conveying Scale through photographs

Section 5: Your CheckList

Lecture 44 Your Photography Checklist to create award winning photography

Lecture 45 The Ethics of Photography

Lecture 46 Your Free EBook on the History of Photography

Beginner Photographers,Advanced Photographers,Professional Photojournalists,Black and White Portrait Photographers,Black and White Landscape Photographers,Reportage Photographers

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Udemy | English | 1h 57m | 1.41 GB
Created by: Ibrahim Mukherjee

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