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Improve your mono pics

REQUIRES

Affinity Photo

YOU WILL LEARN

How to lighten or darken tones, ensure maximum contrast, and add a subtle wash of color

IT WILL TAKE

10 minutes

black and white conversion of a color image, you can help the viewer focus on contrasting shapes in a pic. This works particularly well with the lines and patterns produced by architectural subjects such as our

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