|Grayscale, then Fresco filter, Multiply, 50%|
I was converting some of my photos to black and white images. Here's the closest I have to the original photo:
Next, I tried black and white effects on a picture of a farm building.
|Cropped, Grayscale, then adjusted Levels|
Again, this is the closest I have to the original photo:
The tendency, when going from a color image, to black and white, is to use the "desaturate" feature. Actually, I believe that going to Adjustment, Mode, Grayscale, gives a truer black and white effect. Here's my third effort:
|Cropped, Grayscale, then used Poster Edges Filter at 75%|
Here's the original photograph, taken at Fort Macon, Atlantic Beach, North Carolina.
This assignment was done for my Beyond Layers class.