“Within every man and woman a secret is hidden, and as a photographer it is my task to reveal it if I can.” – Yousuf Karsh

Here we have collected some amazing soulful and intense black and white portraits from inspiring photographers. All photos are linked and lead to the sources from which they were taken. Please feel free to explore further works of these photographers on their collections or their personal sites.

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: øndun

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: machine aveugle

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Katia Chausheva

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Brett Walker

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Braca Nadezdic

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Heiner Luepke

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Caroline Zenker

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Lukas Vasilikos

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Katia Chausheva

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Bernardo moreira

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Manu Jougla

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Betina La Plante

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Dima Zorkov

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Hello Suckers!

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Robert Piosik

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Jonathan rosser

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Mark Patrick Abernathy

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Jurgen

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Stathis Stavrianos

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Peter Brandt

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Adrian Sztruks

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Benjamin Goss

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Mary Pavlova

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: LJ

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Sabrina verrando

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Mary Pavlova

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Brett Walker

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Kasia Zmokla

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: LJ.

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Magda Andrzejewska

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Brett Walker

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Three Little Birds

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Silvia Grav

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Serge Gavrilov

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Alain

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Marianna Santikou

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: MANOLO LARA

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Silvershine1

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Jack Davison

 

40 Most Intense Black and White Portraits You Will Ever See
Photo Credit: Mariczka Rubon

 

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