Join Bryan O'Neil Hughes for an in-depth discussion in this video Fine-tuning your image, part of Lightroom and Photoshop: Black and White (2013).
We've taken our image really far here, from a low contrast color image, to a…really rich black and white, with sepia tone, but there are a couple of last…things I want to do.…Let's come into the Detail panel here, and talk a really briefly about Sharpening.…Now, sharpening is something you don't want to do in camera; you definitely want…to do this in software.…If you have access to Photoshop, you can do it selectively,…but a lot of the times, people want to do a little bit of sharpening here in…Lightroom, so let's talk about how to do that.…I'm going click this little widget here, and click that point on the elephant's eye.…
Essentially, what you'd want to do is choose an area that you want to sharpen, and…I like having the best of both worlds here.…I have got a 100% preview over here on the Detail panel, and I can see the whole…image over here on the left.…Now, I can individually pull these sliders, and I can see how the image is affected,…but what's really handy here is, if I hold the Option or Alt key, it's…
- Why black and white?
- Shooting with black and white in mind
- Setting up Lightroom and creating image versions
- Utilizing presets effectively
- Creating black-and-white HDR images with Lightroom and Photoshop
- Taking advantage of black-and-white adjustment layers
- Adjusting the toning of images
- Working with the Silver Efex plugin