Contrast is the range between the blackest thing in your picture and the whitest thing. When you make the darkest thing in the picture darker and the lightest thing lighter, you have increased the contrast.
Fortunately, there’s a slider someplace in your editing program that makes it relatively easy. Knowing exactly how much to do it, however, is part of the art of photography and takes some practice.
Basically, you want your picture to be as contrasty as possible WITHOUT LOSING DETAIL IN ANYTHING. Then your pictures have snap…
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