Plug-in Artistry - A Step-by-Step Approach to Using Software Plugins to Create Stunning B&W Prints
There are a thousand and one ways to create beautiful black and white images, but creating imagery that captivates your viewing audience requires special skill. Mike Hagen will walk you through a step-by-step process that utilizes popular software plug-ins to create stunning black and white images. He'll show how to use a combination of HDR techniques, detail extractor, and black & white conversion software to produce monochrome images that leap off the page.
Mike Hagen is an author, photographer, workshop leader, and entrepreneur. At a young age, he merged his passion for adventure with his camera and later found the two to be the perfect pair for a business. He started his professional photography career in 1998 with his first photography company called Out There Images, Inc and now with Visual Adventures. Along the way, he has continually pushed himself artistically and technically by expanding into books, video, workshops, lectures, consulting, and retail. Over the course of his career, he has traveled, taught, and photographed in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Africa.