Colour pictures are the order of the day. However, the effect of black and white pictures almost always appears to come out more dramatic. Here we have some select pictures that are in black and white and taken during the summer.
During night flights, it is very difficult to recognise the places below. On the other hand, when the sky is clear, one can be carried away by the beautiful lights of the larger cities.
The tendencies of the last several decades have shifted back and forth. People move to the cities, then they move out and back again. One thing is certain – nature has a very calming effect on most people, so at least once in a while everyone should try to go and experience the best of it. Even though pictures are not quite the same as the real thing, we bring the summer countryside right to your home in photographs.
Summer and water simply belong together. For the divers and scuba divers there is an entire underwater paradise to be discovered. Get inspired.
Hot weather and the never ending relaxing times of an ideal Summer. Before you take off for your dream destination, check out our gallery with these motivational summer pictures.
Dog is man's best friend, as many will agree. The variability comes only when choosing a specific breed of dog. Large or small, active or calm...these are variables dog owners have to choose according to their individual needs and possibilities. But respecting the friendliest dogs, there are breeds that meet this expectation without exception.
Founded by the earliest British settlers in what they named as New England is historically best known for the Boston Tea Party when tea shipped by the British East India Company was to be sold without taxes in the U.S. This led to protests by the local settlers who would have lost their own tea business due to being rendered uncompetitive. They decided to raid the ship carrying the tea and dump it into the sea. The protest led to the revolution that eventually set the U.S. free from British colonisation.
Not just another middle eastern country to visit. While the country was established based on the UN resolution of 1947 to divide the state of Palestine for the formation of Israel, the country has grown to be one of the most powerful in the world, militarily, economically and technologically.
While colour is the order of the day, black and white photos hold their own place and preference with many and have an exaggerated, dramatic quality about them due to the contrast they create. They also appear to have more of a personal atmosphere compared with colour photographs depending upon the photographer, the use of light, people and the objects.