White Pocket

© Cecil Whitt

White Pocket

Uploaded: May 30, 2011

Description

I rarely shoot with B/W in mind as a final output. Sometimes however, when processing the color version I'll sharpen the lightness channel in the LAB mode and notice that a B/W version may have potential. I'll create a blank same size document and drag the lightness channel into that. It will be an alpha channel so you have to convert to grayscale and then to RGB. From there you can process accordingly. For some images that's probably the best conversion to B/W.

Comments

Renee Doyle level-classic May 30, 2011

Wish I had of known that before :-) ... thanks for the tips Cecil - certainly worked perfectly here!! Awesome tones and fantastic comp! #1381143

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe May 30, 2011

Outstanding! Another fave! #9434929

Michelle Alton May 30, 2011

Totally agree with those above. I intend to try that method this morning. #9434941

Denis Bennett May 30, 2011

Stunning! #9435274

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