Why Ben Digs Black and White

Jun 04, 2013

Recently Ben was asked why he likes working with black and white images. Here’s what he had to say:

“Without the color I can more clearly focus on the formal elements of image making such as rhythm, texture and space.”

Nantucket Ferry #1, 2009
Nantucket Ferry #1, 2009
Lulu, 2006
Lulu, 2006

“Occasionally I’ll see a color image that totally seduces me. What can I do, I’m helpless. I’m just telling it like it is.”

Gates, New York 2005
Gates, New York 2005

 

 

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