Make a fade picture to high contrast by this example, it has a new way to make it so follow now.
Picture: Take a picture to modify, I have taken here a fade nature picture. After taking picture press Ctrl + J and Ctrl + Shift.
Filter effect: Go to Filter menu > > Other > Apply High pass.
Layer settings: Now make similar layer settings.
You will get it.
Equalized: Go to Filter menu > Adjustment > Equalized.
It is your done.
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