Creating frames for black-and-white images


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Creating frames for black-and-white images

I mentioned earlier that an easy way to really dramatically change an image, especially a black and white, is to just give it a simple border or frame, and I want to show you a couple different ways to do that. It's a nice way to complete the image. Probably the easiest is to just come up here to Image, and go to Canvas Size, and just, depending upon the size, increase the image just a little bit. So, I'll make this 24 inches by 16, and I could choose any different extension; I could make that any custom color, gray, black, or white. I click OK, and I've got a nice simple frame around my image.

Now, another way to do that, would be to take the Crop tool, and just extend it a little bit. People don't know the Crop tool can be used to add content. And that's a nice visual way to do it; you've got the grid there, which you can change, so you can look at that all different ways. Okay, so another way to do it: we talked about Silver Efex Pro before, and they give you ...

Creating frames for black-and-white images
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Creating frames for black-and-white images provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Bryan O'Neil Hughes as part of the Black and White with Lightroom and Photoshop (2013)

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