Understanding Black & White Mix


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Understanding Black & White Mix

In order to have specific control over our black-and-white conversions, we are going to head over to the Black & White panel. One of the things that we can do is press the V key first and when you do that, you will notice that our HSL and Color controls are now grayed out, and it's highlighting this Black & White panel here. Click on that to expand, and you will notice that we have all of our different colors. This particular panel works in a way that is very similar to HSL and Color except in this case we are not working with Color. We are just working with Tone or Luminance value.

What we can do here is we can click and drag these sliders. So if I want my reds to be darker, I can go ahead and darken them up. I will darken up the oranges, yellows, greens, aquas, blues, so on and so forth. Here you can see I have darkened everything up except for my purples. I can brighten those up or darken them one way or another. In this way, I can have specific control over how this part...

Understanding Black & White Mix
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Understanding Black & White Mix 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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