Adobe Lightroom Preset: Black and White Nostalgia


Designed to be a neutral conversion to black and white with nostalgic overtones, this Adobe Lightroom preset is perfect for family photography, portraits, wedding photography, outdoor black and white landscapes, and wedding photography. A slight vignette, a boost in exposure for skin tones, clarity improvements, and minor colour adjustments make this hand perfected Lightroom preset one of the best black and white Lightroom presets on the market.


Black and White Nostalgia


Achieve proven and desirable stylistic effect
Make post-production much faster and more consistent
Professionally developed and refined over years of post production work
Achieve an editable and versatile effect that is industry standard and trend setting
Works with RAW, TIF, PSD, and JPG files imported into Adobe Lightroom
Requires Lightroom CC

How to install Adobe Lightroom Presets

Open Lightroom.
Go to: Edit • Preferences • Presets.
Click on the box titled: Show Lightroom Presets Folder.
Double click on Lightroom.
Double click on Develop Presets.
Copy the folder(s) of your presets into the Develop Presets folder.
Restart Lightroom.

To Use:

In Adobe Lightroom CC, in the Develop module, find the installed preset under “User Presets” or in the relevant preset folder.
Click the preset to apply it.
Edit the photo using the sliders starting with the white balance and exposure sliders first.