Black-and-White à la Russell Brown
The following monochrome conversion method comes from Russell Brown, Adobe’s very own Creative Director. This method uses two stacked Hue/Saturation adjustment layers.
Figure 10-14 shows our source image, which is part of a colored cow that we photographed at the New York Cow Parade in the year 2000. These are the steps involved in Russell’s conversion:
Create two new Hue/Saturation adjustment layers and name the lower one H/S Filter. Don’t make changes to any slider settings yet.
Figure 10-14. Our initial image
Figure 10-15. The Layers stack showing our two Hue/Saturation layers
Name the second layer H/S Film ...