Instructor: Lewis Katz
Live Zoom Sessions: Thursdays,
March 2, 9, 16, 23, at 7:00-8:30pm
Prerequisite: Students should to have a basic working knowledge of the Lightroom Classic Develop Module.
BW Photography Topics Covered
How to pre-visualize images for later B&W conversion. What makes a good Black and White image. How to choose photos in your image collection that will benefit from monochrome conversion. How monochrome images can be used to portray certain moods and feelings.
BW Editing Topics Covered
Creating Virtual Copies to work on. How to set white points and black points. How best to use the Lightroom presets and profiles. Using additional LR tools such as the adjustment brush, radial filter, color channels and others to create stunning black and white images.
BW Printing Topics
How to properly print monochrome images using the print module in Lightroom. How to find and load paper profiles. Using ‘soft proofing.’
Students will be encouraged to create and present a personal body of work, discuss their emotional connection to it, and to receive comments from the other students as well as the instructor.
Adobe Lightroom Classic
Nik Software is optional.