50+ Instagram Captions for Black and White Photos

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Color themes and editing styles may come and go, but black and white will always be a classic.

And if you’re looking for the perfect caption to pair with your black and white content, then this post is for you.

Whether you want to show off your black and white photography, a photo dump of monochrome memories, or just a stunning selfie, these captions are sure to keep your post as chic as your color scheme.

So, keep scrolling for a list of caption ideas that work perfectly with black and white photos.

First: All Our Caption Ideas in One Place

We have tons of great caption ideas for you below, but be sure to check out our other roundups for more:

Photo by Karina Tess on Unsplash

Short Black and White Captions

These short captions are a simple yet perfect match for your beautiful black and white photos.

I’m classic just like black and white

Be anything but predictable

Not everything is black and white…but this post is

Color is everything, black and white is more

Black is the new black 🖤

In the beginning, it was all black and white

Live in the moment


It’s the little things that mean the most

Escape the ordinary

You don’t need color to be bold

Black and White Selfie Captions

Feeling aesthetic and poetic? Then these black and white selfie captions were made for you!

I am a very black and white person living in a colorful world

Because color can be too demanding

We’re just trying to find some color in this black and white world

Fun fact; the less color a sweater has, the cozier it is

Eyes are never quiet

This photo isn’t black and white, I just haven’t had my coffee yet

On Wednesdays, she wears black

Shopping tip; if it’s not black, put it back

Things are not quite so simple always as black and white

I wore black because I liked it

Life doesn’t get easier, you just get stronger

Life is a long and exhausting process of getting tired

Layering up in the cozy tones of black and white and grey

Some days you want to be in color, some days you want to live outside of the lines. Today’s the day to do both

Life is better when shared with people you love the most

Espresso yourself ☕️

Color blind to the haters

Photo by Sam on Unsplash

Black and White Photodump Captions

Posting a black and white photo dump and not sure what caption to use? Easy, just copy & paste the ones we’ve created below!

Collecting monotone moments

Life is better in black and white

Don’t shoot what it looks like, shoot what it feels like

In the beginning, it was all black and white

Feeling nostalgic

What better way to fit in the cool crowd than to show off your unique style of monochrome minimalism?

Life is in color, but black and white is more realistic

Black and white isn’t sad, it’s poetic

Taken at: a night out with friends

Better an oops than a what if

Even after all these years, black and white still looks so fresh

If it’s not black and white, it’s not a proper #Throwback

Black and White Photography Captions

Have you worked on the perfect black and white masterpiece but can’t seem to find the words to make it really shine? Let us lend a hand with our best black and white photography captions.

Simple but significant

It’s less what the eye sees and more what the soul feels

Limited-edition black & white collection

Black and white can transform a scene into something magical

Black and white doesn’t mean bleak. It’s a classic, chic look that never goes out of style

Life is a blank canvas. What are you going to create?

One can steal ideas, but no one can steal execution or passion

Black is always elegant. It is the most complete color in the whole world, made of all the colors in the palette

Color is descriptive. Black and white are interpretive

Love what you do and do what you love, simple as that

Black and white always seems to capture the most wonderful feelings

Photo by Dom Aguiar on Unsplash

Did We Forget any Fire Black and white photo Captions?

Let us know in the comments what black and white photo Instagram, Facebook or TikTok captions we should add to our list!

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