Black and white photos have a special kind of atmosphere that can be hardly replicated on color photos which can make your business presentations or social media news feed look more attractive.
You don't need to be a photo editing wizard that knows how to use professional photo editing software in order to convert to your images to black and white, as a matter of fact, you can use the free software you already have on your Mac.
If you wanted to find a helpful photo editor with creating black and white effects for free, Wondershare PixStudio should be recommended. It provides strong functions that help you not just adding effect to your photo, but also you can edit your picture as stunning as a professional graphic maker.
How you can create black and white effects for photos online.
Step 1: Go to the PixStudio and choose the target design. If I were going to post my photo to Instagram, I may choose Instagram Post.
Step 2: Choose your fancy effect you would like to have, and then try to drag "Intensity" to adjust the effect to your favorite.
Step 3: Now you can get the resulting image and download it for free.
The most obvious choice for converting your photos to black and white is the Preview app featured on the OS X. You might want to make a copy of the photo you want to edit before starting the process in order to avoid losing the color version of the photo.
The Photos for Mac allows you to organize or share your photos, while its users can also use it to edit their photos. If you would like to use Photos to create black and white images, just follow these steps.
If you have a version of Mac's OS older than OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 you can use iPhoto app to turn your photos to black and white. This app was an integral part of every Mac OS from 2003 to 2015 and creating monochrome photos with it is a simple task.
If the options provided by the Mac software that allows you to create black and white images for free aren't enough, you can always use a free online photo editor like LunaPic. This online tool doesn't even require you to register, you can simply upload your photo and apply the Black and White effect located in the Effects menu. LunaPic enables you to manipulate your photos in many different ways which is why it can be utilized as a fast alternative to Mac's software that doesn't provide a lot of black and white options.