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AC's FX for Photoshop Elements 6

Edge Effects, Background Fades, and "Dreams"
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Requirements Works On
Photoshop Elements Version 6
Actions for other versions of Elements
Websized and High-Resolution Images

This Photoshop Elements action set can create a variety of edges and effects:



A Few Samples



To see the "Before" version, position your mouse cursor over the image.
A Darkened or Lightened Edge

You control the width and the amount of the effect.

On all these examples, you can see the "before" version by putting your mouse cursor over the image.
A Darkened or Lightened Edge
A Soft Darkened, Lightened, or Colored Edge

You control the width and the amount of the effect. You can lighten or darken the edge, or you can choose a Foreground Color to use for the soft edge.
A soft darkened or lightened Edge
A "Dark Dream" Effect

You control the effect on the main subject(s) and the background separately.
A Dark Dream Effect
Another "Dark Dream" A Dark Dream Effect
An "Airy Dream" Effect

You control the effect on the main subject(s) and the background separately.
After Airy Dream
Fade Background Lighter Fade Background Lighter
Fade Background Darker Fade Background Darker
Another Fade Background Darker Sample Fade Background
Fade Background to Any Color
(in this case, green)
Fade Background to Any Color

Combinations


You can run any of these actions more than once on an image, or you can combine them. In this example, First I ran Fade Background to make it darker, and then I ran Fade Background to a dark green.
Fade Background to Any Color