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black and white action by rizeljamn35 black and white action by rizeljamn35
created in photoshop cs3 (2 actions on this set do not work with previous versions of photoshop -still for editing)...


simple action utilizing the ff:
1. gradient map (black to white)
2. brightness/ contrast: 9/0
3. curves: medium contrast
4. exposure: exposure (+0.34) offset (-0.0098) gamma correction (+0.87)
5. photo filter: Warm filter (81) 55% density


addtional effects used in this sample:
1. flatten image
2. duplicate image
3. layer property: soft light
4. filter> gaussian blur > 12


or, you may use my other action to add the effect: [link]

1. flatten image
2. play action soft posterize (#1)


or, you may use my other action to add the effect: [link]

1. flatten image
2. play action soft


or, you may add levels adjustment layers
1. flatten image
2. add levels adjustment layer 1 - set midtone to 2 (or as desired)
3. apply image (background) on levels adjustment layer 1
4. duplicate levels adjustment layer
5. invert layer mask
6. change levels adjustment values - set midtone to 0.77 (or as desired)
7. flatten image


added other actions on this set...simple black and white...(works better for light colored pics)





photo used for sample: [link]



photo used for sample: [link]


warning: doesn't work too well with dark pictures

tell me what you think....=D comments comments comments...hehehe



please add to faves when you download it...=D
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:iconmaxwelb:
Maxwelb Jul 13, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks
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:iconhskiko:
thanks! : )
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:iconrk-shots:
This works wonders! its an awesome resource! :D
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:iconlive2insertwrd:
well thanks for this :)
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:iconnardbern001:
this will be a big help for me tnx alot :w00t!:
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