Tutorials for
Photoshop &
Elements
These are for Photoshop and the various versions of Photoshop Elements.

Click through and see if there's something that catches your eye. If you like it or hate it or have a thought about it, leave a comment - maybe there's a new step you've discovered, or perhaps a different way of doing something, or a workaround for different versions.


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Create Animated Images with Photoshop Elements

These little animations are simple to make and are really eye catching on a website. Here's how to make your own animations with…

How to change the default Add-O-Matic thumbnail

Many Add-O-Matic users have written asking about how to change the default blue Add-O-Matic thumbnail into something a little…

Repairing and Rebuilding the database in Photoshop Elements

"Dear Graffi - I added all my things with your installers, but when I go back into Elements there's nothing new in the drop…

Create a Bleached Background effect for Scrap Pages or Ads

This is a fast-n-easy technique to create a quick ad page background, or a scrap page background, or just a way to build a…

Two Different Looks for the Same Photo

I got to messing around with some of my Sydney photos and came up with these two treatments of the Opera House, taken on a…

How I Made "Snowy Stable"

A step-by-step tutorial on how I made my "Snowy Stable" image from a few Christmases ago

Add Drama to a Boring Sky (Video Tutorial)

A quick and easy way to really make drab blown-out skies pop!
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October 3rd
Hipster [Focal Point] part of the Hipster series for Photoshop and Elements, Windows or Mac! Create tilt-shift images easily! Create selective focus or adjust depth of focus with just a click! Focal Point creates masks on a duplicate of your image a…
September 11th
The best Photoshop Elements utility ever created! This version supports Photoshop Elements 11-12 & Lightroom 4-6 ONLY!If you were looking for Add-O-Matic for Photoshop Elements 6-10, try this link Mod your Elements!Go ahead, mod it up! Get a…
September 11th
The best Photoshop Elements utility ever created! This version supports Photoshop Elements 6-10 ONLY - the version for Elements 11+ & Lightroom is here Mod your Elements! Go ahead, mod it up! Get all your Actions, Brushes, Styles, Shape…
September 3rd
There are 21 more color and black and white lo-fi vintage-style presets included here, and they all are completely re-tweakable once you've applied them to your images. With this set, you get color shifts, fading, softening, grainy and vignetted …
September 3rd
23 Lightroom presets for creating beautiful vintage, retro, colorful and Black & White film style images Read more → Hipster [Vintage I] Presets for Lightroom appeared on Graffi's Blog & Store.
September 2nd
Easily enhance your photos with PhotoLab  The 39 actions included in PhotoLab give you numerous ways to create black and white, old film, sepia-tone, soft dreamy effects, and several other photo enhancements. This updated installer will add all …
September 1st
This Glam Photo Actions Pack contains 46 Photo Effects for Photoshop CS3+ & Photoshop Elements 6-13 Read more → GlamPhoto for Photoshop & Photoshop Elements appeared on Graffi's Blog & Store.
August 31st
Updated for Elements 14 These Graduated Neutral Density Filter Photoshop Actions simulate a graduated neutral density filter, and includes 8 actions – one for each point of your image (top, top right, right, bottom right, bottom, bottom left. …
August 31st
Updated for Photoshop 14 This is a set of 65 Lens Filter Simulator Actions for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements! It has been completely updated from the earlier versions of lens simulators I've posted in my blog, and much more faithfully recreate the…
August 27th
Your Swiss Army Knife for Photoshop Elements - 64 of the most-requested tools, adjustment layers and extra horsepower from Photoshop! Read more → Handy Actions for Photoshop Elements 6-14 appeared on Graffi's Blog & Store.