10 Top Photo Special Effects: Unique Photoshop FX Actions

10 Top Photo Special Effects: Unique Photoshop FX Actions

10 Top Photo Special Effects: Unique Photoshop FX Actions

10 Top Photo Special Effects: Unique Photoshop FX Actions

10 Top Photo Special Effects: Unique Photoshop FX Actions
10 Top Photo Special Effects: Unique Photoshop FX Actions
10 Top Photo Special Effects: Unique Photoshop FX Actions 10 Top Photo Special Effects: Unique Photoshop FX Actions 10 Top Photo Special Effects: Unique Photoshop FX Actions 10 Top Photo Special Effects: Unique Photoshop FX Actions 10 Top Photo Special Effects: Unique Photoshop FX Actions

10 Top Photo Special Effects: Unique Photoshop FX Actions

When you want your photographs to focus more on design and special
effects, or to just stand out and look unique, then try using specially crafted
Photoshop actions. Here, we’ve chosen ten of our favourites to help you get
started with creating amazing FX photos.

Everything here is from Envato Elements, where you can download unlimited resources on our simple monthly subscription.

1. Geometric
Haze 2 Photoshop Action

Geometric Haze 2 Photoshop
Action
is a great way to transform your images into a scene layered with
complex geometric shapes. An effect that brings to mind sci-fi movies and dystopian
worlds, this action will add atmosphere and interest to your images.

Geometric Haze 2 Photoshop Action
Geometric Haze 2 Photoshop Action

2. Aquarium — Underwater Photoshop Action

Plunge your images into the watery depths with the Aquarium Underwater Photoshop Action.
Easily add or change elements and colours within the action folders, including
fish, a submarine and more!

Aquarium - Underwater Photoshop Action
Aquarium – Underwater Photoshop Action

3. Anaglyph /
Glitch Photo FX

Glitch effects and anaglyphs are en vogue, and this download for Adobe Photoshop lets you achieve the effect easily with a still image. There’s an
online video included in case you get stuck.

Anaglyph  Glitch Photo FX
Anaglyph / Glitch Photo FX

4. Lo-Fi
Photo Action

Achieve a trendy, vintage photo special effect
from any of your photographs with the Lo-Fi Photo Action for Photoshop.
It’s easy to customise, simply change the adjustment layers and choose from a
selection of 10 light leak effects.

Lo-Fi Photo Action
Lo-Fi Photo Action

5. Vintage
Letterpress Text Effects Vol. 1

Vintage Letterpress includes ten unique styles
that work with text, shapes and images. This look is perfect for retro game
designs, posters or fan art. There’s a link to the free fonts used, included with
the download.

Vintage Letterpress Text Effects Vol 1
Vintage Letterpress Text Effects Vol. 1

6. Fervent
Photoshop Action

Create super cool photographic manipulations to
turn your images into works of art, with the Fervent Photoshop Action. Smoke, light effects, clouds and colour
grading will give your photographs the wow factor.

Fervent Photoshop Action
Fervent Photoshop Action

7. Liquidum — Transparent Painting Photoshop Action

Transform your photograph into a highly detailed, transparent
object with Liquidum. There are 20 presets
to choose from and all the graphic elements are fully editable.

Liquidum - Transparent Painting Photoshop Action
Liquidum – Transparent Painting Photoshop Action

8. Chalk
Generator

Chalk Generator is a fun action for Photoshop that produces a chalk
writing special effect. There are 14 actions and several ready made icons, as
well as three layer patterns and three brushes included too.

Chalk Generator
Chalk Generator

9. Piratum — Map Art Photoshop Action

Piratum turns your photographs into vintage artwork in
the style of an antique map. It creates a highly detailed result and there are
plenty of ways to customise the look, so you can create something different
every time.

 Piratum - Map Art Photoshop Action
Piratum – Map Art Photoshop Action

10. Aesthete
Collection

The Aesthete Collection is a huge set of 140 actions,
each designed to give your image a particular mood and tone. The collection is
suitable for everything from fine art to editorial photography, and the actions
work non-destructively, meaning they won’t touch your original image.

Aesthete Collection
Aesthete Collection

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