I wrote in an earlier post that the decision to present an image in colour or in black-and-white was partly, perhaps, a matter of taste and preference, but more profoundly, a question of interpretation.

Here are two otherwise identical images of the Plaza de Toros – the bull-ring – in Ronda, which illustrate the point. Which do you prefer – and more importantly, why?

2 thoughts on “Plaza de Toros, Ronda (compare and contrast)

  1. My preference, which is the only one that truly counts, you must admit, would be a B/W rendition of the left-hand/detail one in the next post. On the other hand, I am willing to take credit for all of them.

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