Let’s face it: sometimes editing photos can be a chore. Wouldn’t it be great to automate tasks to streamline the process? When editing artistic photos, you want to focus on the design. You don’t want to spend all day doing the same editing tasks over and over again.
Photoshop actions are there to help you. They allow you to run orders, movements and tasks automatically. With one click, you can automate your work. It’s a great way to edit smarter and faster.
To help you get started, we’ve rounded up another 25 of the best Photoshop actions to create amazing artistic effects. They will help you make beautiful designs of all kinds. Browse the collection and pick your favourites! You’ll save hours of work and create designs with a serious wow factor.
If you want to see our collection of previous artistic effect Photoshop action, click here.
This Photoshop action stylizes photos into fun, colorful metal pins. It’s a quirky modern design that you’ll use every day.
With three metal colors to choose from, you have plenty of options here. This one works with text layers, vector shapes, and more.
The act of cartoon painting like this transforms everyday photos into a stunning work of art. It gives a stylish aesthetic to your favorite shots.
When you work with photos of dimension 2000-4000px, this action applies maximum style. It’s quick and easy to use – no artistic talent required!
Pencil sketches are a creative way to illustrate. And with this Photoshop action, you can bring this style to your photos in a flash.
The Pencil Sketch action includes action, brushes, and patterns to add additional effects. Follow the useful help file if you need a jump start in the editing process.
Are you looking for a funky modern feel in your photography? GlowArt is the Photoshop action for you. In one click, it adds flashy designs to any photo.
Make adjustments when you use the action to dial in the perfect settings. When you do, you’ll enjoy great results every time.
Vintage effects add a timeless dimension to your favorite photos. They never go out of style, and work well with portraits and landscapes.
By clicking to apply the action, you will see photos changing before your eyes. The fully editable designs can be adjusted with Photoshop’s built-in features.
These Photoshop actions stylize images to look like video game covers. They are especially useful if you are a gamer sharing your work with a global audience.
Inside the package, you will find activity and pattern files, and a handy text file.
For an abstract effect, the Creative Art Photoshop action is hard to beat. It offers powerful editing that is well suited for action and sports photos.
The action adds explosive light and dust effects to the center of any photo. With a few clicks, you’ll create amazing photos that seem like they’re not moving.
Here’s another Photoshop action with vintage styling. You’ll convert photos to a faded, sepia tone, and it adds retro colors to every image you edit.
Compatible with all types of photos, this one really shines with landscape shots. Audiences will not forget the changes you create with this power action pack.
Movie posters have their own unique style. Now, you can bring it to your favorite photos, courtesy of these Photoshop actions.
Prepare to see colors pop and contrasts improve when you apply these effects. Turn to the documentation file for more guidance on how to edit the effect.
Cyborg is a sci-fi effect for portrait photos. Use the brush effects, and apply the action to make changes you can’t miss.
With two actions included, you can choose the character design you want to use. In addition, you will enjoy 60 brushes and 50 color options included in the package.
Are you looking for scary edits for your favorite Halloween photos? This is a purpose-built action pack for scary photos.
While editing, choose from the resolution options. This one takes HDR effects that enhance colors and contrast, and you can apply it with a single click.
Designed for sports posters, these actions feature a starry red background. It’s perfect for use in posters, marketing materials, and more, and works best for moving photo content.
The modern styling applies here immediately, and you will notice that the geometric styles come into play. It is a futuristic design for all your sports photos.
Artwork helps the subjects of the images stand out. With this pack, you’ll see the backgrounds disappear, replaced by a concrete 3D abstract layout.
Again, you will have a helpful tutorial file when you send the download file.
Try your hand at creating subtle poster designs with this Photoshop action pack. Any portrait photo can be turned into a stunning and attractive poster with just one click.
This action focuses heavily on red and brown tones for display, and the results will be printable. They are perfect for printing and sharing with a wide audience.
Grunge portraits are black-and-white designs that look handmade. But you don’t have to be an artist to create them. The Photoshop Grunge Portrait action does the work for you.
Both brush and action files are included in the download package. Once again, you’ll see the most benefits from this action when you use a portrait-style photo.
Old newspapers have an incredible look and feel. Whether it’s the typography or the slightly blurry photos, they can’t be missed. And with this PS action pack, you can give your photos this aesthetic.
For maximum impact, wider photos are recommended here. The action will allow text backgrounds to shine and help your content stand out.
Watercolor artwork is a popular style, especially for landscape photographs. With these actions, you can apply watercolor styling to any photo with a single click.
Although designed for portraits, you can use these actions for any type of image. You will see that there will be a heavy emphasis on red and pink colors in the finished changes.
The Plastic Wrap Overlay Photoshop action pack is ideal if you need portrait subjects with a neutral but stylish background. This one focuses on color contrast.
With one click, you can apply a solid 3D background to the selected portrait photo. It’s a great choice for creating eyelash portrait artwork from everyday photos.
These actions help you add a cracked stone effect to images. They work with both portraits and landscapes. It’s not a style you’ll likely use every day, but it’s valuable to include in your editing toolbox.
Multiple files are included, and documentation is available. One-click editing makes the process a breeze from start to finish.
Mirror effects are powerful transformations that work well with many images. You may have seen them in fashion magazines, catalogs, and more.
With these actions applied, you will see mirrored rings around the portrait subjects. It’s a surefire way to help your photos get a second look from casual viewers.
Think about the portraits you’ve seen on printed money. Remember the iconic green stripes and portrait effects? Add them to your photos with these custom Photoshop actions.
Try these for fun designs for posters, blog posts, social media and more. You will not find them duplicated often, thanks to the bold and creative style.
Aquarelle is an artistic choice for adding watercolor and abstract effects to images. It is multilingual, and easy to install and use.
With color presets, you can easily adapt a photo palette to suit your style. Don’t forget to check the tutorial help file for guidance.
Sketch paintings are a great way to be creative. Apply their aesthetic to the photos of your choice, just by using this Photoshop action pack.
These work with one click, and are well suited for editors of all skill levels. It’s easy to make adjustments after editing. You can create a stunning work of art in moments. These changes quickly change even the most familiar photos.
Pixel effects give the illusion of motion in still images. Add them to your top shots with the Pixel Sort Photoshop action pack.
This effect stands out best when you’re sharing an action photo. But it will also provide cool effects for inanimate objects like buildings. Think of these actions as a versatile option for your creative style.
Have you ever wanted to create blueprint designs for your image collection? It’s a great way to create modern art, geometric designs, and more. Now you can, with these Photoshop actions.
Blueprint images are artistic and add a dose of modern cool to a wall or workspace. Create yours today with these actions.