The Art of Black & White Photography (HD Videos)
6hr 25m | MP4 | Video: h264, yuv420p, 1280x720 30fps | Audio: aac, 44100 Hz, 2 ch | 1.2 GB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English | RAW files Included
Learn how to create dramatic & compelling black & white images using a range of powerful Photoshop techniques.
Many of the most powerful, memorable & effective photographs are black & white images. With digital photography though you can no longer take a great black & white photograph... but you can create one using the black & white photography techniques taught in this course. So if you're confused about which black & white conversion techniques to use, unsure about how to adjust the tonal range & balance of your black & white photos using curves & masks want to make more of your black & white portraits & you want to learn how to tone your black & white images this course is for you.
What am I going to get from this course?
Over 20 lectures & 6.5 hours of content!
How to create technically optimal & aesthetically stunning black & white images with Photoshop.
How to develop an effective, powerful, & efficient black & white workflow.
How to use a range of black & white conversion techniques to maximise the impact of your images.
How to evaluate the tonal range & tonal balance of an image in order to work out the changes that need to be made during subsequent post-production.
How to use the histogram effectively.
How to create & use adjustment layers.
How to use masks to seamlessly blend two or more adjustment layers.
How to use the Curves tool, Photoshop's most powerful tool, to apply both global & selective changes to the tonal range & tonal balance of your images.
How to blend two or more conversion techniques within the same image.
How to smooth skin tones, a technique that's especially useful for portraits of women & children.
How to lighten your subject's eyes.
How to maximise the detail in your subject's face: especially suitable for male portraiture.
How to add unique & compelling tones to your images to really bring them to life