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Articles tagged with borders and edge effects

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Create Photos With an Edge

By Liz Ness  ·  December 9th, 2013

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Create custom borders for your images using the brush tool.

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Creative Edges

By Lesa Snider  ·  December 4th, 2013

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Learn how to add fun and creative edges to your images.

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Download: PET ‘Dreamy’ Action

By Elizabeth  ·  August 20th, 2012

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Here is the royalty-free action as shown in Karen Brockney’s ‘Using the Action Player’ video tutorial.

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Reusable Border Effects, Part 2

By Dave Cross  ·  April 19th, 2012

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In the second part of his Reusable Border Effects series, Dave shows you how to create a unique edge effect using layer masks and the Brush tool.

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Adding Borders Using the Pattern Fill Adjustment Layer

By Elizabeth LePage  ·  April 10th, 2012

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In the second part of this Instagram-inspired series, Elizabeth demonstrates how to add cool, film-like borders to your photos using the Pattern fill Adjustment Layer.

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Download: PET Border Pack

By Elizabeth  ·  April 10th, 2012

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Here is the royalty-free border pack of eight high-resolution borders saved as a Pattern Fill adjustment layer set.

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Reusable Border Effects

By Dave Cross  ·  January 23rd, 2012

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Dave shows you how to create a unique border for a photo using layer masks and then how to easily reproduce the effect on another photo.

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Frame It

By Diana Day  ·  October 20th, 2011

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Learn to combine images and use downloaded templates, frames, and photo edges effectively.

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Tips and Ideas for Using Templates, Frames, and Photo Edges

By Diana Day  ·  August 23rd, 2011

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There are numerous ways to customize your Out of Bounds images; here are a few ideas and some links for inspiration.

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The Instagram Effect

By Elizabeth LePage  ·  August 5th, 2011

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Instagram is one of the most popular apps on the iPhone right now; here’s how to get an Instagram-style look for your photos.

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Quick & Dirty Border Effect

By Corey Barker  ·  December 15th, 2010

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Corey shows off one of his “go-to” techniques for quickly creating a border/frame effect on a photo.

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Adding Simple Design Elements to Your Photos

By Corey Barker  ·  July 3rd, 2010

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Corey continues his series on adding fun design accents to your photos by picking a cool “swirly” graphic to use around the edges of the frame.

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Making Borders from Textures

By Corey Barker  ·  January 18th, 2010

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Corey shows you how to transform a textured photo into a great border for framing your shots.

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Creative Clipping Masks

By Diana Day  ·  September 2nd, 2009

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We show you two simple methods for creating eye-catching clipping masks for photos and type.

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Easy Creative Edges

By Lesa Snider  ·  July 5th, 2009

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Photoshop Elements makes it easy to spice up the edges of your photos in a variety of ways, which is great fun for scrapbooking or when preparing a photo for the Web, poster, or newsletter.

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Designing With Shapes

By Corey Barker  ·  May 18th, 2009

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Corey shows you how to use masking layers and the Twirl filter to make a very eye-catching composite photograph.

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Creating a Cut-out Edge Effect

By Wendy Williams  ·  March 19th, 2009

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Fancy cut-out edges are great to use on your Scrapbook Pages and actually they are not too difficult to make.

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Painting Frames Around Your Images

By Corey Barker  ·  September 10th, 2008

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Corey shows you a creative way to use a brush to paint borders around your images.

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Make a Swirl Brush

By Matt Kloskowski  ·  May 1st, 2008

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Matt shows you how to create a cool brush from a ornamental source.

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Composite Blending

By Corey Barker  ·  April 21st, 2008

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Merge multiple images for interesting effects.

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