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Adobe Photoshop CC for Photographers by Martin Evening

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Chapter 6Black and white

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I was eleven years old when I first got into photography. My first darkroom was kept under the stairs of our house and like most other budding amateurs, my early experiments were all done in black and white. Back then, very few amateur photographers were competent enough to know how to process color, so black and white was all that most of us could manage to work with. For me, there has always been something rather special about black and white photography and digital imaging has done nothing to diminish this. If anything, I would say that the quality of capture from the latest digital cameras, coupled with the processing ...

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