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Painted-Corners
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Painted Corner Brushes – Friday Freebie

Here’s a painted border effect with a neat twist. First up these are paint brushes rather then a template and that means you can change the colour, opacity and use them with the Brush or Eraser tools. There’s four b...
 
Friday Freebie
 
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Folded-Corner-action
Folded-Corner-action

Creased and Folded Action – Friday Freebie

In the real world folding a photo isn’t a smart move unless it’s heading for the bin. However in the mad cap world of Photoshop you can virtually fold a photo any time you like. With this Friday Freebie Photoshop ac...

 
Friday Freebie
 
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JIGSAW-FF-GAVTRAIN-FEATURED
JIGSAW-FF-GAVTRAIN-FEATURED

Jigsaw Puzzle – Friday Freebie

Going through some old toys the other day I found this giant kids jigsaw puzzle and instantly thought “Friday Freebie”. It’s officially a 28 piece Spot the Dog jigsaw but you can thank my daughter for putting ...
 
Friday Freebie
 
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Pile-Of-Prints-EXAMPLE
Pile-Of-Prints-EXAMPLE

Pile of Prints Action – Friday Freebie

Here’s a lovely little Photoshop action which produces a very pleasing effect, all with one click of the mouse. Back in the day I recall the joy and frustration of getting a pile of prints back from the developers and sor...

 
Friday Freebie
 
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Four-Parts---Gavtrain
Four-Parts---Gavtrain

Four Parts Action

The idea with this Friday Freebie is really simple, take one photo, cut it into four equal parts and give each bit a twist or two. Well that was my plan when I started making this action but I just had to go one step further. S...
 
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british-wildlife-centre-2
british-wildlife-centre-2

How To Photograph Through Fences

Shooting through fences and bars is never the ideal way to take photos but there’s plenty of times when it’s the only choice if you want to keep taking photos. It’s a problem that’s going to be familiar ...

 
Friday Freebie
 
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Spiral-Final-Beach
Spiral-Final-Beach

Spiral bound template

Why is it that the photos that look easy to shoot actually take the most time? This Friday freebie image is a perfect example. It looks like it should have been a quick thing to do but in reality it took the best part of half a...
 
Friday Freebie
 
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Distressed-Wood-Template-EG
Distressed-Wood-Template-EG

Distressed Wood Frame

This week’s Friday Freebie is a frame template that has a slightly dark, moody feel. The background is a sample of flooring bought from a DIY store. It has a wonderfully distressed and weathered look to it, making it the ...

 
Friday Freebie
 
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Lens-Flare-(Start)
Lens-Flare-(Start)

This weeks Friday Freebie is a a high resolution image that adds a light flare to any image. I’ve also added some lens internal artefacts to the template for that added touch of interest. Best of all it’s unbelievab...
 
Friday Freebie
 
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Erode-texture
Erode-texture

Eroded Edge Texture

This weeks Friday Freebie is an eroded texture which is simple to use and gives amazing results. It’s a black and white texture that has a dark mottled centre, fading to a lighter edge. Full download instructions are belo...