Image before adjustments:- before

Image after adjustments:- after

How would I achieve this effect in Photoshop?

  1. Remove blacks using curves tool:

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  1. Remove saturation using saturation tool:

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  1. Post photographs online in JPG instead of GIF: enter image description here
  • Rather than just remove blacks, you can reduce overall contrast and the highlights will also match the example more closely. But it is pretty much reduce contrast and desaturate. – Michael C Dec 13 '15 at 4:15
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    I see no difference but if you say so, ok. – dpollitt Dec 13 '15 at 5:16

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