Black and white series

This animal gallery tries to approach the symbolic meaning of black and white through the nature and wild life. These non-colours basically return us to the roots of photography: The light. White is pure light and black is the absence of light. I would to reflect our unconscious representations about nature and specifically through animals that explore the possibilities of opposites and the contrasts between innocence, purity and loyalty, and mystery, darkness and death. In many cultures, b&w are associated with life and death rituals like wedding and funerals…

“Many in the community, including at times Nat himself, believe strongly that the structure of civilization itself will save them from any danger.” Daphne du Maurier’s The Birds

Photo series as a tribute to Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds

Julia, the black swan of the Parc Montsouris in Paris

The Concept Cat
Concept cat art project on Etsy

My animals colour photos in my images bank and Getty Images.