It's extremely well written and the examples are easy to follow.
As with many Photoshop books, there are downloadable exercise files that accompany the text, so you can follow along as each technique is demonstrated step-by-step.
I have read the book and am now going back and doing the exercises and learning his methods.
Sometimes a bit above my head but for the most part really engaging and helpful
Without a doubt one of the best and most comprehensive books I have read on the subject of B&W conversion. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Mervyn Levin
As creatives we are all striving to fulfill our own form of perfection. The end result of our endeavors may not resonate with everyone, but as Mr. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Red12
I took Vincent's hands on course which covered quite a bit of Oz to Kansas. Amazing results following his recipes for transforming a color photo to BW. Read morePublished 1 month ago by David A Linde
After trying various techniques for digital black and white I finally found this book. It is by far the best set of recipes for chromatic grayscale image making in Photoshop. Read morePublished 1 month ago by sidelocke
Vincent is truly a master on black & white conversion techniques. The book explains multiple ways to to convert color photos to BW. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Jerome Cha
Your first impression might be how much can be said about desaturation and color separation. Turns out if that's the only way you've been viewing black'n'white photography, you... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Walter Stoneburner
Interesting read if you wish to know how that software package was developed, but I was hoping for a objective discussion of different photoshop pathways to B&W. Read morePublished 3 months ago by R. Shimonkevitz
Well written and thorough explanations and examples from start to finish!!! Vincent really brings his incredible knowledge of the science of photography to this subject. Well donePublished 4 months ago by F. Carrino