Create Stunning Black and White Images with Nik Silver Efex Pro 2 | Gary Detonnancourt | Skillshare

Create Stunning Black and White Images with Nik Silver Efex Pro 2

Gary Detonnancourt, More Than A Snapshot

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16 Lessons (1h 20m)
    • 1. Silver Effects Pro 2 Promotional Video

      1:47
    • 2. Welcome to the course

      1:20
    • 3. How to Install the Nik Collection for Free

      8:43
    • 4. Three Ways to Launch the Nik Collection

      6:50
    • 5. User Interface for the Nik Collection

      9:06
    • 6. Accessing the Selective Tool in Photoshop

      1:07
    • 7. How To Undo Settings

      3:18
    • 8. Settings

      2:55
    • 9. How to Use Nik Silver Effects Pro 2

      6:15
    • 10. Complete Manual B&W Conversion

      20:24
    • 11. How Selectively Apply Effects with the Brush Tool

      2:29
    • 12. How to Create and Use Presets

      5:04
    • 13. Importing Presets for Silver Effects Pro 2

      3:35
    • 14. How to Export and Share Your Presets

      1:16
    • 15. Combining Plugins with Silver Effects

      4:05
    • 16. Final Project for Silver Effects Pro 2

      1:39

About This Class

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This course will teach you how to convert your color images to black and white and make them look fantastic.  

You will learn to:

  • Make exposure adjustments
  • Contrast adjustments
  • Use presets
  • Save presets
  • Import/Export presets
  • How to create your own B&W recipe from scratch
  • How to emulate the look of different types of film
  • How to add film grain
  • How to add borders
  • Basically to create a stunning B&W image.