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Black & White Tutorial Video

Black and white photography is a great tool you can use to be expressive with. How to create a great black and white photo can be easy with a few techniques. Check out pro photographer Frederick Van Johnson's tips in this video. This video offers techniques for close-up photography along with landscapes so you can see what the effects are emphasizing different kinds of color and how that translates into monochrome. Frederick Van Johnson is using a Sony RX1 camera, but these tips can be used with any brand of camera.

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