As you know, there are a number of way to convert a photograph to black and white in Photoshop.
We are going to do it with Channel Mixer. I’m going to show you why, I believe this is the best method in Photoshop for most black and white conversions.
You can also use 3rd Party plugins like Macphun and Nik that produce excellent results too.
As always, this is my preferred way to work (Although I do use the Black and White adjustment a lot too). Try this out, and see if it fits into your workflow.
Thanks for watching,
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