Capture and Edit Classic Black & White Portraits

 

Capture and Edit Classic Black & White Portraits

 

Lesson Info

Skin Softening, Dodging & Burning

Class Description

Black and White portraits are not simply photographs without color. Making a great black and white portrait requires a completely different mindset and a different set of techniques. Jared Platt will walk you through the process of creating beautiful, classic black and white portraits. From shoot through post processing, you will learn every step of the process: lighting, camera settings, exposure, editing, retouching and printing. 

You'll learn:
  • How to see in Black & White for a portrait shoot
  • Reading exposures -Lighting for Contrast
  • Classic Black and White Style 
  • Basic Black and White Adjustments in Post 
  • Getting More Out of Your Black and White Image 
  • Going Dark Room Crazy in a Lightroom World
  • Printing in Black and White

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Software Used: Adobe Photoshop CC 2017.1.1, Adobe Lightroom CC 2015.12