Free Black and White Photoshop Actions
This is a wide popular type of editing, we specifically created free black and white Photoshop actions for receiving natural editing of portrait, bridal, street, landscape photography styles. A pro correction is not an easy challenge. Nevertheless, we know many extra tricks that can make natural tones and enhance the general atmosphere of the image. We included these tricks into this pack’s settings. The package includes basic and the most popular settings for b&w editing: Classic, Hard Contrast, HDR, Matte, Old film and Soft Contrast.
The given PS actions highlight the darkened areas, correct the tonal range, unusual shapes, patterns or textures of your pictures. They are created for people who need to spend more time on taking photos rather than editing them.
6 Free Photoshop Black and White Actions Bundle:
- PS Action #1 "Classic"
- PS Action #2 "High Contrast"
- PS Action #3 "HDR"
- PS Action #4 "Matte Effect"
- PS Action #5 "Old Film"
- PS Action #6 "Soft Contrast"
Black and White Photoshop Actions Free
Our team of experienced retouchers made these automated tools not only to improve the quality of the picture but also add a certain old-fashioned look on the portrait photographs. It combines diverse print approaches, which ultimately add a certain monochrome touch with b&w notes to the image. Natural photographs are guaranteed.
These bundle will enhance your pictures and give them a delicate old-fashioned feel, without big changes and destroying the initial quality.
Features of Black and White Actions Photoshop Free
• 6 unique and free actions.
• Suitable for any genre of digital photography and are completely accessible to additional manipulations.
• These free Photoshop black and white actions can be installed to the Adobe PS versions from CS3 to CS6, as well as on Creative Cloud and even on PSE devices 11-18.
• For Mac and PC devices
• May be handled with images in RAW or JPEG formats.
Photoshop Black and White Actions Free
PS Action #1 "Classic"
This classic action black & white Photoshop free focuses attention on the artistic design and gives your photos a classical b&w look. Inspired by classic black & white photo effect produces a mysterious mood. The objects are highlighted by the contrast between the black and white colors.
Action’s group: Free Photoshop Actions Black and White
- This action is good for the photographs with a bad color palette.
- Photo shoots of urban landscapes and architecture usually have a lot of distracting details on the background – bright posters or billboards. Our free black and white actions for Photoshop elements can smooth out this defect.
- Use these free black and white Photoshop actions for boudoir photography to emphasize the lines of the body.
- Sometimes snowy, foggy and rainy landscapes look better in black and white.
PS Action #2 "Hard Contrast"
Contrast is one of the most important components of any photo’s quality. An excessively contrasting photograph looks “crisp”, a picture with a low contrast - faded. Our action black & white Photoshop free is set up professionally and tested on a variety of different photos. Apply it and your photo will become exquisite, full of light, brilliance, and magic.
Action’s group: Free Photoshop Elements Actions Black and White
- This black and white Photoshop action free is not recommended to apply on the photos with many bright white areas.
- These free Photoshop elements actions black and white are highly recommended to use on the photos with landscapes and astronomical images.
- Such black and white Photoshop action free is perfect for any photos with shadows or partial shadows. It brings the rich tonal range to the image.
PS Action #3 "HDR"
This free black and white action for Photoshop will add a high contrast to your photos saving all important settings in the shadows and the light areas. The photo will be realistic and clear.
Action’s group: Free Black and White Actions For Photoshop Elements
- It is not recommended to use with photos taken at noon with bright sunlight.
- Use it for photos with many details.
- It is ideal for landscape, natural, urban, architectural, and real estate photographs.
PS Action #4 "Matte Effect"
This action can be used to give your photos the popular crushed black&white matte effect while making a vintage wash over the photo. If you need a beautiful, but faded and stylish look – this action is the best choice.
Action’s group: Free Black and White Photoshop Actions for Photographers
- This free Photoshop action for black and white looks good with intimate portraits and delicate still life images.
- Good for portrait photos (choose the photos with much window light that illuminates the face and leaves a small area in the shade).
- Mind the fact, that only this free Photoshop action black and white can emphasize a wistful and slightly sad mood of the model on the picture.
PS Action #5 "Old film"
Desaturate colors on your photograph with this free Photoshop action for black and white, which creates a magnificent effect of antiquity. With the help of certain Photoshop settings, the photos will receive a gamut of unique colors. You will get the drama effect with the help of tones and graininess correction.
Action’s group: Best Free Black and White Photoshop Actions
- Try using black and white action Photoshop free on the wedding photos. The warmth and softness of the colors will touch your customers’ feelings.
- Film look is perfect for street photographs. These free actions for Photoshop black and white add a realistic look to all photos made outdoors.
- Urban photos made in film black and white style will hold the viewers’ attention longer. The attention will be focused on the city architecture and buildings.
PS Action #6 "Soft Contrast"
Any dull picture comes to life if you change the contrast settings and saturation. Our black and white action Photoshop free is able to improve the photo by adding a soft contrast that will give the painterly effect to the image.
Action’s group: Black and White Action Photoshop Free
- The Soft Contrast action increases the contrast of larger areas and ignores the small details. Choose the images with few little details about applying this black and white action Photoshop free.
- Nature and landscapes images will become more impressive after using this kind of action.
- We recommend using this Soft contrast effect for portraits.
Each of the presented free black and white Photoshop actions for photographers is suitable for their own purposes. Black-and-white photographs are good when you want to give a light effect of melancholy and drama, emphasize the lines and forms, get rid of distracting bright details, and want to edit city landscapes and architecture photography.