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Black Crush B&W Lightroom Preset

Why Are We Crushing?

This Lightroom preset is excellent for portraitures, silhouettes and shots with some flare.

Black Crush B&W | Lightroom Preset System 2015

Our Mixology

  1. Foundation: B&W Natural Toning
  2. Base Tones: Black Crush+
  3. Definition: Contrast Boost (medium)
  4. Color Toning: Warm Kick+ (portraits)

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Before Mixology Applied

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After Mixology Applied

Color Toning

The Warm Kick boosts the overall warm tones. It raises the skin tones (reds, oranges and yellows) while dialing down the non skin tones (greens and blues). This makes the skin tones softer and overall more flattering.

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Before Black Crush B&W Preset Applied

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After Black Crush B&W Preset Applied

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Before Black Crush B&W Preset Applied

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After Black Crush B&W Preset Applied

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