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The Joy & Balance Of Monochrome

Editing Photos In Black And White Balances My Nervous System

Vertical stacks of bricks behind wrought iron bars.
“Contained Order” — Image by Author

I always shoot in color these days. I want a record of all the glorious colors I experience on a daily basis here in Oaxaca. Yesterday’s piece, Dia de la Independencia, would not have told the whole story if the images had been rendered in monochrome, not even close.

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GE McKerrihan

GE McKerrihan

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I’ve been using the camera for nearly 50 years. I write about Photography, Art, Travel, and Life. Top Writer in Photography, Art, Creativity, and Inspiration.