Everyone has worked with photographs during any part of life. Designers can make an ordinary looking picture into a masterpiece with their magic. Designers make different editing and add unique texture that makes everyone think about the picture. Some designers find it difficult to do certain steps while editing any images such as; brightening the picture, or changing the hue. These skills are very important and require a great attention but, once the editing skills are enhanced, there is no image in the world that designers are afraid of editing.
There are many effects that can be learned by following very simple steps. The entire feeling of any image can be changed by adjusting few things in it. A project can also be affected by how good or bad the photography is. Some designers are very busy and lack the amount of time while others don’t know the right way to make adjustments in the images. For all those who are going through it, there is Photoshop action.
How to make Your Own Photoshop Action
The process of recording an action in the Photoshop is extremely simple and very useful for beginners.
- The first step is to open the “Actions” palette and select the new action choice.
- A new window having different options will pop up on your screen.
- Name the action whatever you want and place it in a set.
- Action can also be activated immediately by assigning a keyboard shortcut to it.
- Hit the “Record” button that will show on the window to start the process. Now you can very easily do the remaining steps that you want to record in your action. Carefully select the size, saving and some specific steps because, they will be replaced as exactly. It will be a good idea to remain general in order to enjoy a wide range of images with your action.
- Once you are finished with performing the steps, just hit the “Stop” button that you see in the action menu. By selecting “Play” button, you can perform the action on other files.
Checking Your Action
You have just created a Photoshop action of your own, now you will surely want to test the action.
Once you have finished recording your action, open a new image file that you want to resize. Now all you have to do is to hit the shortcut key that you assigned while recording your Photoshop action. The image file will be resized in one click only.
Installing a download Photoshop Action
You can install Photoshop action through many ways. If you are at beginning level, just drag your downloaded action or actions into “Actions” folder that is included in the Photoshop’s “Presets” folder. You might have to restart the Photoshop in order to place your actions.
You can also perform this task by clicking on the “Load Actions” option on the menu after which any action can easily be loaded from your computer to the Photoshop.
Free Photoshop Actions
Today we have collected more than 50 photoshop actions and filters for wedding and real life photography. Some of them offers vintage and some offer modern effect. Enjoy.
3. Set 28
9. Summer Love
10. Red Lips
11. HDR Tools
12. Action 3
13. Dawn and Dusk
14. Black and White
18. Action Set 01
19. PS Action 12
20. Vintage Dream
23. Action 01
24. Peace and Love
25. Vintage Effect
26. Color 024
27. Old Photo
29. Dream Blur
31. Wedding Theme
32. Black & White
34. Action Set
37. 3D Action
38. HDR Fake Action
41. Vivid Blur
45. Action 3D
48. Action Pack 1
49. Bright Eyes
52. Hard Light
53. Action 2
Photoshop actions are very handy for designers and allow them to increase their performance effectiveness by automatically completing the common sequences. It is very helpful for the photo editors who do editing in their whole time. A good collection of Photoshop actions can save a lot of time for the editors. Photoshop actions can be of many types including; vintage effect, black and white, HDR and many more.
This is one of the beauties of Photoshop tool through which you can improve your skills and save your precious time. Adobe Photoshop comes with built-in Photoshop action set that can provide you a lot of help if you want to learn how to perform this task. Plenty of these actions can be found on the internet which you can download for free. In today’s post, we are going to discuss about free Photoshop actions and how to make own Photoshop action.
Although Photoshop actions are very much useful but, they are not for every photo. The results are different in every photo you use. You will have to keep experimenting until you find a good action that suites your photo perfectly. I hope you enjoyed this collection. See you soon.