Perfect Black & White
The Easy Way to Develop Stunning Black and White Images
- Achieve the classic looks of black & white
- Complete creative control with powerful tools
- Library of Expertly-Crafted Presets
- Enhance contrast and tone after the shot
Whether you are a hobbyist photographer or a working professional, you can achieve classic black & white looks instantly with a library of expertly crafted effects or customize your own unique look using powerful, darkroom-inspired controls that replicate time-honoured processing techniques. Enhance tone and contrast by boosting shadow and highlight details or bring back a touch of selective colour. Control the exact appearance of your image using a set of essential adjustment brushes and achieve precise edge detected masking with the all-new Perfect Brush. With Perfect B&W, you'll infuse the artistry of black and white photography and create your own masterpiece.
The pinnacle for many photographers is the perfectly mastered black and white print. With Perfect B&W, you can easily develop your own stunning black and white images easily. Its powerful and intuitive tools give you both instant results and complete creative control. Use Perfect B&W to add dramatic and elegant looks to your photos and create the many moods black and white photography can evoke-resulting in beautiful and provocative imagery.
Library of expertly-crafted presets
Reproduce vintage style using film grain and darkroom techniques quickly with the library of presets available in Perfect B&W, including presets designed exclusively for Perfect B&W by top industry professionals and your friends at onOne. Discover the perfect preset for your image with built-in search and instant live previews. Mark your favourites for quick and easy access, and expand your creative toolkit with even more presets available in the onOne Marketplace.
Keep Your Favourites Handy
Save time and stay focused on your image editing when your favourite effects are always close at hand. Keep the presets you use most often in your Favourites panel, including ones you've personally created.
Essential Adjustment Brushes
Precisely dodge and burn, add contrast and detail, and apply selective colour with a set of powerful brushes designed specifically for black & white processing. You control where and how much with simple brush strokes. Wacom tablet users can also control brush size and strength using our built-in pen pressure and sensitivity support.
Paint inside the lines with precision using the NEW edge-detecting Perfect Brush! Whether you're painting in effects, detail, contrast, highlights or selective colour, the Perfect Brush will apply adjustments smoothly to the specific area you’re working on while automatically recognising the edges around it.
Imply mood, add depth and create striking contrast within your images using the Toner Presets in Perfect B&W. Select from a collection of toners such as copper, cyanotype, selenium, sepia and more or build your own.
Get the effect of photographic filters after the shot. Use built-in colour filter presets to enhance contrast in your image and adjust the relative brightness of the details you care about, whether it's the sky, foliage, or people.
Optimise the balance of tone and contrast in your image with the Tone Curve. You can adjust your shadows, mid-tones and highlights to create the exact look you want.
Add the timeless look and feel of vintage film stock using our library of authentic film grain. Choose from a selection of carefully crafted film types that integrate realistic grain onto your images.
Finish Your Image with Borders, Edges and Vignettes
Accentuate your images with flexible vignettes and authentic film & darkroom edge effects of sloppy borders and print edges.
Combine Images for Endless Creative Options
In the Layers home module, you'll find tools designed specifically for photographers to combine the best parts of multiple photos and quickly retouch your images. You'll easily be able to swap faces or create a balanced exposure. You can also blend images for creative effects, create layouts, build composites, and more. Enjoy all of the benefits and creative power of a layered workflow, even without Adobe Photoshop. Your creative options are endless.
- Combine the best parts of multiple photos
- Retouch portraits and landscapes
- Stack and position your images in creative layouts
|Platform||Windows 7, Windows 8|
- Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8 (current maintenance releases, 32 and 64 bit)
- Intel Core 2 Duo, Xeon or better processor(s); RAM 4 GB; Hard Drive 1.5 GB for installation
- Display OpenGL 2.0 compatible video card with 256 MB dedicated video RAM, 1280x720 resolution
- Internet connection for activation, auto update checking, online help, content downloads and tutorials.
Integrates with Photoshop CS4, CS5, CS6; Photoshop Elements 9, 10, 11; Photoshop Lightroom 2, 3, 4; Apple Aperture 2.1, 3