Photography Classics: Artistic Black and White Conversion Techniques in Photoshop
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WHY to convert to B&W?2:17
WHAT does that mean "to see in B&W"?4:29
HOW to convert an image to B&W?1:30
The Desaturate Method4:09
The Hue Saturation Method2:15
The Grayscale Method3:52
RGB Color Mode7:46
Photoshop Channels Tool6:01
The LAB Method6:11
The Hue Saturation Method - Non-destructive6:05
The Twin Hue Saturation Method6:30
The Gradient Map Method7:52
The Channel Mixer Method10:56
The BW Tool10:25
The Camera RAW Method9:04
About This Class
Are you a black and white photography lover? So am I! Its' unique timeless beauty and cinematic look are more popular now than ever.
I have created a series of 8 classes to teach you how to convert your favourite images to b&w like a pro with Photoshop.
This is the 1st class opening the series of 8 - "Photography Classics: Artistic Black and White Conversion Techniques in Photoshop." In this class you will learn the basic principles behind b&w conversions. If you've ever wanted to know "why photographers shoot in b&w" or "what does that mean to see in b&w" - take this class and I'll answer your questions!
This class sets the theory basis, next 7 classes are purely "hands-on" full edits. Original versions of all photos are provided - simply download them and follow me along!
Learn whole range of the most powerful and flexible black and white conversion techniques; Starting with the 1-step techniques you'll gradually work towards the most powerful tools.
- You will be working in "non-destructive" way with Adjustment Layers to massively speed up the editing work;
- You will master the most effective and flexible Photoshop tool in terms of photo editing - The Curves Tool
- You will learn how to blend multiple adjustments in a seamless way in one image with help of masking techniques
- You will learn how to evaluate tonal range in your images with the Histogram Tool and you will be using it as a basic reference in your workflow
- You will achieve stunning results with your images and develop your artistic skills
See you in the class! :)
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PHOTOGRAPHY ESSENTIALS SERIES
PHOTOGRAPHY CLASSICS SERIES
Artistic Black and White Conversion Techniques in Photoshop
Master Portrait Editing Techniques with Photoshop
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Digital Art | Photography | Photoshop | Graphic Design
Kasia is a fine art photographer, designer and video creator. Her work is displayed internationally including the Asia Contemporary Art Gallery in Singapore. Kasia is the founder of Digital Art Classes. She is also an active contributor to several photo stock agencies including Alamy and Stockimo.
Born in Poland. She received her formal training at the Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design in Wroclaw, Poland and graduated as a Master of Fine Arts in 2003.
BOOKS & MAGAZINES
2014 Between photo book, self published with Blurb
2013 Coincidence photo book, self published with Blurb
2011 Best Of Photography 2011 – a book presenting the winning and nominated entries for 31st Annual Spring Photography Contest (Photographer’s Forum Magazine), Serbin Communications Publisher, CA USA
2010 BLOW Photography Magazine, “the blessed face”, pre issue, Dublin, Ireland
2016 Stejjer Imfewha
2015 Life Framer theme 8- “Night Life” competition, shortlisted
2014 Paragraph Shorts – short story magazine for the iPad
2013 International Emerging Artist Award, featured in The Award Official Gallery
2013 Tune In Magazine, Malta
2010 PLATEFORM magazine, “faces” , Issue
2016 Stejjer Imfewha, the Inquisitors Palace in Birgu, Malta
2015 Kasia Zmokla – Portraiture, Casa Di l’Amuri, Catania, Sicily, Italy
2012 The Body Canvas Photography Exhibition, Royal Anthropological Institute in London, UK
2010 Homeless Gallery, DLight Studios, Dublin, Ireland
MA – Academy of Fine Arts, Wroclaw, Poland