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Cracked Wall Painting action from PanosFX

For those of you that don’t already know PanosFX’s website, it’s a site that offers some of the best photoshop actions that you can find for free. Some of the free actions include a 35mm filmstrip effect, a puzzle effect and various other effects. Panos has recently released a new action that: will make your [...]

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Photoshop Actions as a learning tool

Photoshop actions are great time savers, they can help you automate repetitive tasks and batch process images. However, actions can be used as a learning tool as well. If you have found an action that produces a result you like and you are wondering about the technique used, there is a simple way of finding [...]

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High Pass Sharpening Action

I have created a small simple Photoshop action for sharpening images. This action uses the high pass sharpening technique which I believe is better than using unsharp mask. Within the action set I have included three small variations of the action, the only difference between them is the blending mode applied (Overlay, Soft light and [...]

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Misprinted type freeware fonts

I have mentioned Misprinted type earlier in my Free Photoshop Brushes post. However, besides brushes Misprinted type offers a nice selection of freeware fonts. A total of 19 freeware fonts are available for download. Most of the fonts offered are grungy and have a vintage feeling. Here is an example of two of my favorite [...]

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Free Photoshop Brushes Resources

I have compiled a list of free Photoshop brushes resources. The sites listed here all offer free Photoshop brushes, however it is wise to check the TOS of each site because some of them may not allow the use of the free brushes for commercial projects. Just a couple of things first. How to install [...]

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