There are times when converting a photo to black and white helps enhance its dramatic effect. It lessens the distraction that vibrant colors bring, thus, giving the viewer the opportunity to focus on the subject and the event taking place in the photograph. Gone are the days when cameras can only take photos in black and white. So, to achieve this popular effect, you can use an image editing tool, like GIMP, to convert colored images to black and white.
You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.
Here’s how easy it is converting colored photographs to B&W in Gimp:
Now that your photo has been converted, you can proceed with enhancing it even more with backgrounds and clip-arts, like this one created with the Digital Scrapbooking Clusters 1 To The Moon and Back.
You can find the PDF Document here. Just click on the link and download the Printable to your Computer.