The Power of Black and White Photography - S452

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  • Pei Ketron

    Pei Ketron

    Lightroom Product Marketing and Community Engagement, Adobe


Color photography often takes center stage, leaving black and white photography forgotten on the sidelines. Join photographer and Adobe community leader Pei Ketron as she showcases the power of the classic, tried-and-true black and white image. Learn which of your images will resonate in black and white and how to fine-tune your edits to add drama and intrigue.
In this session, you’ll explore:

  • Which compositional elements lend themselves best to black and white
  • Using profiles and presets as launching points for your edits
  • Different methods of converting an image to grayscale
  • How to mix color to refine your edit
  • Ways to apply selective edits and compare different versions

Technical Level: Beginner, Intermediate

Session Type: Session

Category: How To

Track: Photography

Audience: Photographer

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