would also be great for a couple standing still for an engagement photo

Blurred umbrellas on a city street. Amazing and effective use of a slow shutter speed! It's an awesome artistic way to convey busy city life.

I like the line work in this image. The lines lead your eye down the road. I would say its a one point perspective image. The black and white gives it that empty feel and by making most of the image black.

5th Avenue, NYC - M.Magill

Avenue in the snow. Empire State Building in background. Vintage NYC b&w photo.

Shirley Baker - “Girls swinging on a lamppost”, Manchester, 1965

Shirley Baker - Two young girls swing on a rope attached to a pavement lamppost outside a corner shop in Hulme, Manchester, 1965

Daily Walk by Irma Haselberger

☾ Midnight Dreams ☽ dreamy & dramatic black and white photography - Daily Walk Irma Haselberger