I would like to convert an image from google maps
into a black and white edition, without gray scale, something that will look like that
How can this be achieved with
Adobe Photoshop CS5?
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The closest you could probably get without drawing it is to use the
filter > stylize > find edges (adjusting the contrast first might work better). Once that is applied, use the threshold adjustment to make it black and white.
Here is a quick example of the result:
Another way is to use the
filter gallery > stylize > glowing edges. This gives you a smoother line that you can adjust with sliders. Once you've adjusted it, use a threshold adjustment layer (adjust the slider), then invert it with the invert adjustment layer.
Here is what that looks like: