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BlackWhite Studio

By HumanSoftware

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Create Easily Stunning Black & White or MultiTones Images.

If you a professional, an hobbyist or simply someone who wants to get the most from their photos, BlackWhite Studio gives you all the adjustments you need to create high quality black and white or multi-tones images.

Easy Start with HUNDREDS of Presets..
More than 150 presets are available. A special panel lets you preview instantly the effect on your image. If you like what you see, you're done. If you wish to go further, you will be able to tune color filtering, contrast, brightness, exposure, toning, vignetting and much more so you get a unique image.
Ability to scroll and select presets through a scroll list.
Similar software that might not have all the tools that Black White Studio offers can cost a couple of hundreds dollars, you can get this power for less than 10 bucks!

Add Borders, Vignetting and Finishing Touches.
Black White Studio is the only of its kind, that comes with an extensive library of edges, you can even use your own image for a glorious final touch. Experimenting is fast and fun, you have instant gratification.

Black White Studio is not only for Black & White Images!
You have a photo lab under your hands and you can now play between your color image and a black and white or a new toned image. You manipulate DuoTones, TriTones and all the silver plates, to achieve amazing and vibrant results.

Black Booster...
This is one of our signature Black & White effect, that will bring an astounding extra dimension to your Photos.

Quality, Quality and Quality
You will find a few Black and White apps coming from the iphone world. Unfortunately those apps are using very primitive Black & White algorithms. At HumanSoftware we have more than 20 years of experience in electronic imaging. You will notice that we very often use professional glamour shot, because we work with the most demanding photographers and those kind of images deserve the very best.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask. We are highly dedicated to the quality of our tools and will provide support!

What's New in Version 1.2.7

more quality


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Customer Reviews

Not an app for straight color to b/w

I was dissappointed. Preview now has all the duplicate/export thing and when you save a photo it doesnt give you a choose of how high quality you want to save it. For that reason I decided to look for a simple app that would convert my color photos to black and white without the unnecessary complexity that is in Preview.

This application has a pretty clunky interface. It is complex and istn smooth, the filters look like filenames etc. I didnt find it easy to get the black and white photo that I wanted where i could change the saturation and the contrast only.

If you are looking for something to change a photo to an unfiltered and black and white replica of your color photo I dont think this is the application for you. If you want to play with filters, grains and make the photo look nothing like the original, then you might like this app.

great blacks, i like it

way better than the specialised Photoshop plug-ins to do black and white images i used before!

For years, I might have spent couple of hundreds of dollars for one of those plug-ins. This baby is like 5$ and is more powerful than those!!!! i can't believe it, it is great man! You have all kind of controls that are super precise. I also love the way i can bring back the color so i have an in between, super cool!

does a nice job

The B&W conversion is very well done, in my opinion, and the black boost makes pictures "pop". In a couple of the prints I've made, the overall tone is a bit dark with black boost, but I'm sure I can adjust with practice. The toning and blending options add a lot of control.

I don't find all of the predefined edges useful, but the ability to load my own makes that a non-issue.

Overall, I think it does a really nice job, especially for the price.

BlackWhite Studio
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  • $5.99
  • Category: Photography
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.2.7
  • Size: 53.7 MB
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Compatibility: OS X 10.6.6 or later, 64-bit processor

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