Photoshop Tutorial : Better BLACK & WHITE, Lighten Shadowed Photo Portion and Free ACTION
Not all black and whites are created equal. In photo editing programs, there are a lot of different ways to create black and white images and many variations within those methods. You can go deep and dark or light and airy. There is also that ugly grey and muddled look that we all seem to loathe but don’t know how to escape from. Each method has its unique results. The tutorial can be learned here at the tutorial section of Sweet Shoppe Designs.
Sometimes you have a few photos that you really love but don’t feel like you can use because half of the subject is in shadow. And, if you lighten the entire image, the part of the photo that was well-lit originally will be too bright and over-exposed. Here is a simple method for lightening the part of your photo that is in shadow without blowing out the rest of the image.