When color photography became available, it was the preferred way of creating a photograph. However, there are many excellent uses for black and white photography as well. My name is Jana, and I would like to introduce you to the benefits of B&W photography. Many people use black and white in portraits because they feel it softens wrinkles and makes the subject look younger. However, there are even better reasons. The light and shadows that are at play in a black and white piece create a depth and beauty that color photography cannot match. Read more to understand how to make black and white photography work for you.