21 Dramatic Black and White Portraits

21 Dramatic Black and White Portraits


There is something timeless about a black and white portrait. Let’s look at a few examples from several photographers. Here are 21 fine examples of dramatic black and white portraits.

By Dragos Jianu

By Luigi Morante

By Elvin

By Cerisse ?


By Matthieu Potin

By Ivan Constantin

By Pierre Lognoul

By Kirtap Novar

By Michael Salvato

By Thomas Hawk

By Roberto Taddeo

By Anne Worner

By Daniel Sjöström

By Raúl González

By Pierre Lognoul

By stephane

By M Meijerink

By Ines Njers

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Darlene Hildebrandt is an educator who teaches aspiring amateurs and hobbyists how to improve their skills through articles on her site Digital Photo Mentor, online photography classes, and travel tours to exotic places like Peru (Aug 31st - Sept 13th, 2019), Thailand, and India (Oct 28th - Nov 11th, 2019). To help you at whatever level you're at she has two email mini-courses. Sign up for her free beginner OR portrait photography email mini-course here. Or get both, no charge!