BWVISION.COM - ENABLING BLACK AND WHITE AND FINE-ART CRAFTSMANSHIP
BWvision is a personal voice in photography, focused on understanding fine-art and enabling craftsmanship in B&W photography. We do that by critically deconstructing the many rules and myths surrounding photography and art that limit our artistic potential. And by providing articles on B&W photography, based on personal best practices. They’re not rules, as there’s no recipe for success in art, other than being authentic. Also in our articles.
Large Format Photography 1 - Getting Started - Equipment From Left to Right: A Linhof 4x5 Large Format and a Gibellini 4x5 Large Format with wide-angle bellows INTRODUCTION Before I kick off this series on Large Format Photography, there are a few things I need to...read more
Creating Striking But Subtle Dark Images In Black And White Photography There are many wrong assumptions in black and white photography, when it comes down to tonal zones and what they represent, and how contrasts should be used to reveal details. In this tutorial...read more
Making a living out of professional photography in the digital age is not always what you might expect. Perhaps this assertion can be rephrased by replacing photography with any other profession/skillset in the age of Internet and social media. Because, does it really...read more
Together with co-author Julia Anna Gospodarou we’ve written a book on fine-art photography, black and white photography and architectural photography that’s already considered by many to be one of the best books on black and white photography of the last decade(s) by many renowned photographers and educators.
B&W Artisan Pro is an intuitive and easy to use Photoshop panel for advanced crafting of B&W photographs, with powerful local adjustments features, designed by award-winning photographer Joel Tjintjelaar. With this panel, Joel provides an easy and quick alternative for his advanced B&W editing techniques without the steep learning curve
I’ve created a series of 5 video tutorials, in which I will demonstrate my award-winning black and white photography processing method, my approach to vision, my approach to color post processing and I will also bring you with me on location to demonstrate long exposure photography.
10% off of all items with code BWVISION10. Together with Formatt-Hitech filters, we’ve created a Joel Tjintjelaar Signature edition ND long exposure photography filter kit with the most neutral Firecrest Ultra ND filters from 3 stops ND filters up to 16 stops ND filters. Available as circular screw-on or rectangular filters with filter-holder.
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This long exposure photography tutorial is targeted at several levels: beginners will find a complete guide and an extensive step by step explanation what long exposure photography is, what you need and how to do it yourself. The more experienced long exposure…
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