Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Converting to black and white, part of Lightroom 5: 2 Optimizing Your Photos.
…I'm a big fan of black and white photography, probably in large…part, because black and white photography is where I got my start.…As a result, I tend to enjoy…creating black and white interpretations of color photographs.…And Lightroom provides us with a great deal…of control when creating such interpretations of an image.…To begin with, we could simply choose the Black and White Treatment option at…the top of the Basic section on the right panel in the Develop module.…That will create a basic black and white conversion, but,…of course, we can exercise much more control as well.…
I'll go ahead and scroll down to where…the HSL color and black and white controls are.…This is where we would normally adjust the hue,…saturation, and luminance values for individual colors within the image.…But when we've created a black and white…interpretation of a photo, instead, we're able to…adjust the luminance values of various areas in…the image based on their underlying color value.…For example, I'll adjust the value for orange, which allows…
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- Evaluating images
- Adjusting white balance
- Working with Clarity
- Fine-tuning with the Tone Curve
- Painting adjustments into an image
- Applying noise reduction
- Correcting perspective
- Converting to black and white
- Duplicating adjustments
- Stitching panoramas
Skill Level Beginner
Lightroom 5: 3 Basics of Image Sharingwith Tim Grey53m 36s Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Develop Module Basics
3. Advanced Develop Module Adjustments
4. Image Cleanup
5. Creative Adjustments
6. Duplicating Adjustments
7. Lightroom and Photoshop
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