RX1 - Rich tone B&W

Started Apr 7, 2013 | Discussions thread
teseg Senior Member • Posts: 2,208
Re: RX1 - Rich tone B&W

teseg wrote:

Muizen -Belgium wrote:

teseg wrote:

I love Rich B&W and have one of my Memory Modes set to it.  But I absolutely agree you need a pretty sedintary subject to pull it off since multiple shots are taken.  This on-line version does not do this justice... I had this picture of my friend's dad at Easter dinner printed on B&W silver gelatin and it ended up quite rich looking (as the neame suggests).

I have never ever tried B&W and would like to do so now with my RX1.

Would you please be so kind to let me know the B&W settings you have in your Memory Mode.

Do you use a special program like "Silver Efex" for PP or just Lightroom?

Thank you for your advise!

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I'll assume you know how to program Memory Mode (search other threads if not).  Here are the settings that are important to get this type of B&W picture treatment:

  • Fine JPEG
  • Picture Effect: Rich BW

Sorry... Forgot to include... Just LR4 with very little adjustment.

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