Converting color into black and white


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Converting color into black and white

I really enjoy converting a color image into a black and white version of an image. I'm sure that has a lot to do with the fact that I got started in photography working in a black and white wet-dark room in high school. But I think for many photographers, because we're thinking about light so often. That sometimes reducing an image down to just that light can be very interesting and creative. Let's take a look at how we can create a black and white interpretation of a photo in light room. The controls that we want to access for black and white are actually found down in the HSL color and BNW section. However we can quickly jump to that section with the Black and White Treatment option at the top of the basic section on the Right panel. I'll go ahead and click that Black and White option. You see that we then have a conversion, a basic conversion of the image to black and white.

I can adjust other aspects of the image, but I'll go ahead and scroll all t...

Converting color into black and white
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Converting color into black and white provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Lightroom 4 Image Optimization Workshop

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