It is easy to capture a black and white picture when you got a black and white lens or mode in your camera. Don’t have one? Then use photoshop! Here I will list some photoshop tutorials on how to produce a black and white picture by using simple techniques.
7 black and white photoshop conversion techniques (by Tutsplus)
There are 9 listed techniques by Tutsplus in the article actually. The tutorial demonstrates on how to use adjustment layers, color mode, hue/saturation tools, lab color method, and channel mixer in order to produce a black and white picture.
Turning Photos From Color to Stunning Black and White (by PhotoshopSupport)
The easiest way to get the job done is by manipulating the channel mixer. Photoshopsupport demonstrates on how to use channel mixer to the ultimate level and produce a dramatic balck and white picture!
Dramatic black & white effect in photoshop (by PhotoshopEssentials)
The tutorial was written by Steve Patterson and it give details, step-by-step tutorial on how to make black and white effect in photoshop. Suitable for everyone!
In conclusion, the 11 techniques listed in here are easy to be followed. Now everyone can have black and white photo effect! Hooray!