Instagram is full of rich and vibrant images of cityscapes and there’s no doubt that cities and skylines look great in color. But when you strip a photo of color it can drastically change the image.
Shooting in black and white adds depth and makes other elements like contrast, perspective, lighting, tones and shadows take on a bigger role. Subjects also tend to communicate and evoke emotions based on the overall composition rather than with catchy colors.
Here’s a look at some beautiful black and white cityscapes captured on Instagram!
New York City