We reveal the essential options for instantly applying impressive effects to your images using Photoshop’s Action Presets
A quick tutorial on loading ABR files (brush sets) into Photoshop Elements 11 via the Presets Manager
A creative way to make custom selections using the Brush tool and Quick Mask mode
The Gradient Overlay layer style is ideal for instantly changing the colour of an object, and has some artistic presets to enjoy
Did you know that there’s a whole bunch of pre-installed textures in Photoshop… as Actions?
A touch of texture in a brush stroke can make the early stages of a painting even more effective