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Pets in Black and White

April 27th, 2005, 01:45 PM
There is something to be said for black and white photos, especially when you add just a touch of color.
I tried this with the photo Impression program I have, I am not really happy with it but I gave it a shot.

April 27th, 2005, 01:49 PM
Haha, ok so you know I think the pooch is too cute, but is that Pepto on the tongue :p I LOVE black and white pictures :)

April 27th, 2005, 01:49 PM
I don't think people here will appreciate you giving your doggy bubble gum :) . Just kidding. I love what you did with his eyes! And black and white shows more texture. :)

April 27th, 2005, 03:19 PM
Nice job! But I think if you go a little lighter on the coloured parts (eyes an tongue) it would look even better (just a subtle amount of colour).

April 27th, 2005, 07:30 PM
Or at least I think it is better

April 27th, 2005, 07:32 PM
Much better !!! He is such an easy subjest to photograph, being such a photogenic boy :love:

April 27th, 2005, 07:48 PM
Not a black & white picture, but couldn't resist.

April 27th, 2005, 08:44 PM

Lucky Rescue
April 27th, 2005, 10:55 PM
Great pics! Love the just need to erase the eye boogers.:p

Glasslass, that's hilarious because when I turned my Stinkerbell pic black and white there was no change(except her eyes)

Here is Chloe in black and white...I'm not too crazy about this one though.

April 28th, 2005, 12:21 AM
here's one of Maryjane when i first got her :D

April 28th, 2005, 12:27 AM
this is a little baby squirrell that ran up to me and my friend one night...

April 28th, 2005, 12:29 AM
ok so i used to be a photo major :P

last one....or is it?!??!

this is Tim. I wanted him to model in a box...cute hammie is small box...awww....but well this is one of the 2 good pictures i took cos he went to sleep in the box......sigh.... :rolleyes:

April 28th, 2005, 06:10 AM
This is one of Angel that I love...........

April 28th, 2005, 06:17 AM
OHHHH my sweet little :angel: . she looks adorable!!

Chloe is georgeous, in that pic, I just love it, she looks so sweet!

That Boxer is also very handsome!

Glasslass that pic "is" black and white (except for the tag) :D and cute!

But Jiorgi, that is the cutest black and white piggie I have ever seen !! (I just love piggies!!) :love:

April 28th, 2005, 07:13 AM
But Jiorgi, that is the cutest black and white piggie I have ever seen !! (I just love piggies!!) :love:

heheh thanx
one of my favourites too. Looks like she's smiling :)

Lucky Rescue
April 28th, 2005, 09:39 AM
More fun pics. I love them.:)

The GP is adorable. They always have a stunned expression that's hilarious!

April 28th, 2005, 09:57 AM
Great pics! Love the just need to erase the eye boogers.

LOL, i don't know how! :( i'll get the b/f to do it-he's the computer guy.

Cactus Flower
April 28th, 2005, 01:17 PM
Hmmmm, you've inspired me with these gorgeous photos! I will have to try that touch-of-colour method.

But in the meantime.....

Lucky Rescue
April 28th, 2005, 01:51 PM
CF, beautiful pic. I like B/W cause you focus more on the subject and not the colours.

LOL, i don't know how!
I did it for you.:p

April 28th, 2005, 02:01 PM
I'm unsure of how to make things in black and white but I tried :) This is our 13 year old Marc :love:

April 28th, 2005, 02:04 PM
I did it for you.

:D thanks Lucky! lol, that's better, no more boogies!

doggy lover
May 3rd, 2005, 03:25 PM
I love black and white pic's

May 8th, 2005, 10:36 AM
Thought we'd try our hands at the B&W thing with the Boyz ... turned out pretty good!!

May 8th, 2005, 11:08 AM
These are great. . .I don't know how I missed this thread!

Here is Minou (bottom) and Marty. . . .

Lucky Rescue
May 8th, 2005, 08:56 PM
Fabulous pics! JDG, that one is frame-worthy!!

dogglover, that is stunning as well.:) Stampdesigns, what a sweet kitty. I love the older cats.:)

All the pics are great and I'm really enjoying them. Lots of talented people here!

I did this one of Rose, my foster Himi.

May 8th, 2005, 09:06 PM
I think I'm hooked on the black and white images! This picture is of my parents lhasa apso Lacey. She's so cute, I think she looks even better as black and white!

May 8th, 2005, 09:09 PM
This one is of my Tabby Fez in her cat box. I thought it was cute too.

May 8th, 2005, 10:14 PM
Had to have my boy in this one too!! :D He's pretty in every color (and even in NO color!! LOL)

May 8th, 2005, 10:21 PM
Jemma too!!! ;) (Although not much color is lost...)

May 8th, 2005, 10:27 PM
Wjranch, yes dobies are beautiful in any color!! :)

Here is Boo (can't have one without the other)

I redid it with the color thing...

May 8th, 2005, 10:55 PM
But it isn't really noticable if I do it to Jemma... It's nearly the same.

May 9th, 2005, 09:03 AM
Well, someone doesn't like getting there picture taken. ;)

May 9th, 2005, 09:21 AM
Man Jemma that does not look like your sweet self. LOL What a pretty dog I love that sweet face! :D

May 9th, 2005, 12:49 PM
She's purring from getting a hug... She purrs a lot. :)

May 9th, 2005, 01:29 PM
Beautiful critters!I love black and white shots.

May 9th, 2005, 04:03 PM
Hey-- what program are you guys using to add the color? I just cut and pasted the eyes from the original color pics in Paint. Is there an easier way?

May 9th, 2005, 04:33 PM
I did mine in Photoshop. . . first changing the photo to greyscale, then using layers added the colour. . . .

May 9th, 2005, 07:04 PM
I did mine in microsoft picture came free with my computer. All I did was cut out the colour part turn the rest of the picture grey and then paste the colour part back.