Black & White Adjustment Layers

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I shot this photo of a giant, beautiful begonia bloom with black and white in mind, because there was hardly any color in the image.

Black & White adjustment layers are one of the most effective and powerful ways to create great creative monochromatic imagery in Photoshop. They’re easy, flexible, and powerful—although in many cases a single Black & White adjustment layer isn’t optimal for all areas in a photo. To resolve this problem, multiple adjustment layers can be used with different settings, each setting applied on a different layer, with the layers masked and blended to create the final results. (For more ...

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