One definition I came across for monochromatic (according to the Merriam-Webster on-line dictionary is:
Lacking variety, creativity, or excitement: colorless
(Please note that I have not used my native spelling of colourless 😉 )
So, to re-use a photo from the other day – Colourless? No. But does this lack variety, excitement, or variety? That is up to you to decide.
I do not often convert my images to black and white – I sometimes start, but then get overwhelmed with the myriad of options for any such conversion. Here is a simple conversion to black and white:
Does this conversion lose much? Does it add anything?
(Reference to and inspiration from Leanne Cole Photography and her Monochrome Madness, among others)
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