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Building a Black and White Photography Workflow

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Black and white photography is an expressive art form that requires a number of skills. As you go through this course, you’ll learn how to recognize the type of subjects that are best for black and white images. You’ll also learn how to apply exposure and framing techniques that are specific to this area of photography. Finally, you’ll learn how to use Photoshop to bring out the absolute best in all your black and white shots.

Whether you’re new to photography, or you’ve been using a camera for years, this course is sure to help you see photography in a whole new way!

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Free Preview: Building a Black and White Photography Workflow

A Course Overview

03:28

1.Introduction
3 lessons, 20:25

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1.1
A Course Overview
03:28

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1.2
Testing Out Conversions
09:26

1.3
Seeing Light Instead of Color
07:31

2.Shooting Black and White
4 lessons, 33:56

2.1
Setting Up the Camera
07:43

2.2
Finding a Subject
07:20

2.3
Exposing for Black and White
09:18

2.4
Extreme Framing
09:35

3.Advanced Black and White Shooting
3 lessons, 22:51

3.1
Abstraction
06:56

3.2
High and Low Key Shots
09:57

3.3
Black and White Portraits
05:58

4.Processing Your Shots
6 lessons, 48:11

4.1
Quick Color Conversions
09:58

4.2
Importing RAW Layers
08:14

4.3
Combining RAW Layers
08:28

4.4
Burning and Dodging
08:56

4.5
Final Adjustment Layers
07:22

4.6
Converting From Pure Color
05:13

5.Conclusion
1 lesson, 01:10

5.1
Wrapping it Up
01:10


Preview for Building a Black and White Photography Workflow
Lessons:
17
Length:
2.1 hours
Christopher Kenworthy (born 1968) is an Australian writer and former film director. He is the author of two novels, The Winter Inside and The Quality of Light for Serpent's Tail, along with a short story collection, Will You Hold Me? and the chapbook Sullom Hill. His fiction has been widely praised by authors such as Michael Moorcock, and anthologised in books such as The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror. Born in Preston, England, he moved to Australia in 1997 and began a directing career which lasted until 2013. His Master Shots books are best-sellers for Michael Wiese Books. He is the director of The Sculptor. He won the Award For Directing (WA Screen Awards) in 2007. He directed many music videos, including Dreaming Light for Anathema (band).
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