Varina talks about a few different types of color schemes then challenges you to find a way to make your subject stand out without the help of color by paying attention to other compositional elements. She gives a few examples of successful monochrome images from her own portfolio and offers a few ideas to help you get started.
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What You Will Learn
How to create an image using only one main color in a variety of shades and tones.
How textures, lines, patterns and light can help to make your subject stand out.
How to use your camera settings and equipment to isolate a single color.
How getting up close to your subject can simplify your composition.
How to define your subject without the help of color and create stunning monochrome images.
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