Join Ben Long for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding highlights to black-and-white images, part of Photoshop CS5: Landscape Photography.
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Black-and-white film photographers of course did not have to go through the…black-and-white conversion process that we went through earlier, but they did…have a lot of other stuff they had to do.…They had to think about how long of an exposure to take when they were…developing their film.…They had to think about exposure times printing their film.…They had to think about how much they were agitating the tray and shaking the…film tank and all that kind of stuff.…We don't have to worry about any of that, but all those things served to do some…of what we were doing by simply clicking on colors and dragging left and right,…that is they were able to expose different tonal values in different ways.…
We don't have to do that.…They didn't have to go through the conversion…we did, but there are certain things that we share with traditional film…black-and-white photographers.…First is we try to get our tonal values set the way we want them, but after that,…in addition to that, film photographers would also go through sometimes…
- Getting the shot: landscape-specific shooting tips and tricks
- Choosing the right equipment
- Cropping and straightening images
- Making localized color and tonal adjustments
- Reducing noise
- Guiding the viewer’s eye with localized adjustments
- Adding a vignette
- Using gradient masks to create seamless edits
- Approaching adjustments like a painter–thinking in light and shadow
- HDR imaging
- Creating panoramas: shooting and post-processing techniques
Skill Level Intermediate
Photoshop CS5 for Photographers: Camera Raw 6with Chris Orwig6h 28m Appropriate for all
Foundations of Photography: Exposurewith Ben Long3h 24m Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started
2. Performing Basic Edits in Camera Raw
3. Localized Editing and Color Correction in Camera Raw
4. Final Steps in Camera Raw
5. Performing Additional Edits in Photoshop
7. HDR Imaging
8. Converting to Black and White
Black-and-white conversion7m 13s
9. Putting It All Together and Thinking Like a Painter
10. Outputting Images
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