Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Made by Human Beings

A friend of ours using the biggest lens I would ever use without a tripod. Nikkor 80-400mm
A friend with her camera.

This week the topic is Made by Human Beings.   Almost anything in the world is can be your topic for this week, as long as human beings had their hand in making it.  I just want you to have some fun with your photography.

For a list of upcoming topics, please see the list below.  Be creative and challenge yourself.  For a great black and white photo look for contrast or highly textured subjects to photograph.

Feel free to dig around in your archives for photos if you don’t have anything new you can photograph.

Featured Bloggers


Thank you everyone for your overwhelming enthusiasm for the challenge last week.  I’m proud to announce our featured bloggers from the topic of Hot and Cold.  Please check out their posts, they are worthy of a second look.  ENJOY!

The Title Blog

What does nelkumi think?

Beyond The Brush Photography

Progressing Into Solitude


The Abject Muse

Photo Roberts Blog

Purple Violas

Upcoming Topics

  • Animals
  • Mirror Images or Reflections
  • Open Topic
  • Ground:  sand, dirt, paths, walks, trails
  • Sculptures, Statues, Carvings
  • Public Transportation
  • Construction
  • Music:  People, instruments, sheet music, audio devices

This challenge accepts the following types of photography:

  • Black and white photography
  • Sepia tones (browns)
  • Selective color with the majority of the photo being in black and white

ENJOY and have FUN.

If you adore challenges as much as I do, please check out WordPress’s Blog Event Listing for other challenges.


  1. Then add a link to your blog in my comment box.
  2. To make it easy for others to check out your photos and post, title your blog post “Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge” or (CB&W) tag.
  3. Remember to Follow My Blog to get your weekly reminders.

I usually will respond to your entry on your blog, rather than on my page.


Save the button to your computer and upload from there.
Still have questions? Please contact me.


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A hand written diary from June 27, 1913 (sepia).
On the right notice Chris's arm sticking up behind the tires. Chris is 5''7" and totally hidden. Photo taken at Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm this week.
A Tractor.  Notice on the right notice Chris’s arm sticking up behind the tires. Chris is 5”7″ and totally hidden.

I would put this photo in the top three of my all time favorite black and white photos that I have.
I would put this photo in the top three of my all time favorite black and white photos that I have.
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A Marines helicopter.

Qi (energy) hugs



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