Archive for the 'Actions' Category

Page Curl Photoshop Action

Tuesday, March 7th, 2006

I have created a small action based on the Page Curl Tutorial. The action simply creates a page curl in any of the four corners of an image.
Here are a couple of examples.

I have added a drop shadow style to the action, however the values I used are for very large images so at the […]

Cracked Wall Painting action from PanosFX

Friday, February 3rd, 2006

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 photos look […]

Photoshop Actions as a learning tool

Tuesday, January 31st, 2006

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 […]

High Pass Sharpening Action

Wednesday, January 25th, 2006

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 […]