Black & White Prints
I want to print my photos in black and white. How can I do it?
Black and white photography holds a special charm, capturing emotions and details in a timeless manner. While our app doesn't natively convert photos to black and white, we have some suggestions for you to achieve this effect:
1. Using Third-Party Editing Apps:
- Before uploading photos to our platform for printing, you can convert them to black and white using third-party editing apps. Some popular apps include:
- Once you've edited your photos, export them as new files and upload them to our platform for printing.
2. Choosing the Right Printer:
- If you're considering printing black and white photos at home, it's important to choose a printer that excels in black and white printing as color printers might not always provide the desired quality.
3. Home Printing Tips:
- When printing black and white photos at home, ensure your printer settings are adjusted for black and white printing. Achieving great results is easier than you might think and allows you to have more control over your shots.
4. Photo Editing Tips:
- Enhancing the quality of black and white photos before printing can significantly improve the final print. Minimize the ISO to reduce digital noise, which is especially crucial for black and white photos.
5. Selecting the Right Paper:
- The choice of paper can impact the quality of black and white prints. Papers like Platinum Gloss Art Fibre 300, Platinum Baryta 300, and Legacy Gloss 325 are effective for black and white printing as they replicate old darkroom paper.
6. Improving Black & White Portrait Photography:
- If you're into portrait photography, learning the nuances of black and white portrait photography can lead to stunning monochrome portraits. Understanding the play of shadows, light, and contrast is crucial.
Available Print Locations:
- Once your photos are ready, upload them to our platform and choose a convenient location for pick-up:
We hope these tips help you in getting the perfect black and white prints of your cherished memories.