Introducing black-and-white conversion


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Introducing black-and-white conversion

With certain photographs, there is something poignant and profound that happens when we convert them to black-and-white. It's almost as if by removing colors sometimes we can add more to a photograph. So therefore in this movie what I want to do is just begin to take a look at how we can start to convert our photographs to black-and-white. I am here in the Develop module, and you will notice that I have the Basic panel opened and at the top of the Basic panel, we have two different Treatments, Color or Black & White. These are actually buttons. If we click on Black & White, it will convert our photograph to black-and-white.

Now we can also access these different treatments by way of a shortcut. It's a great shortcut. You want to write this down. It's the V key. So if I press the V key now, it will take this back to a color photograph. Press it one more time. It will convert the image to black-and-white. Now what's happening with this black-and-white conversation? Well, a...

Introducing black-and-white conversion
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Introducing black-and-white conversion provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 3 Essential Training

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Photography
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Lightroom
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