Kurt Gledhill: Metropolis

All Images Used With Permission of Kurt Gledhill. See more of his work at on Behance.

What makes black and white photography so important to you?

I am a big lover of art. I spend hours a day looking at many different art work either online, in books or in galleries. My favourite art medium is Charcoal, I love the deep blacks and the texture from the paper. I try to incorporate this into my black and white photography. I try to push the normal tonal range in my photos to try recreate the deep blacks and rich highlights of charcoal. This is why I love grain and noise too, its like the texture of the paper showing through.

 

 

 

 

 

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