This is one of over 4720 effects generated by Filter Forge, a Photoshop plugin that allows you to create your own filters.
To open this filter, you must have Filter Forge 1.0 or higher installed on your computer. If you don't have it installed yet, click here to download Filter Forge
V5: This filter provides manual adjustment of the three RGB filtration channels to produce B&W conversion of color images with four channel modes, full tone, and softness control. It was specifically developed to achieve optimal tonal depth in color to B&W conversion. Click and scroll "Comments" in library to see examples. Enjoy :)
BW B&W Black_and_white Black_&_White Channel Contrast Convert Conversion Correct Desaturate Greyscale Photo Photography Soft Soften Softness Tone