Top 30 Time-Saving Free Photoshop Actions

Photoshop is a one-stop solution for those web and graphic designers who are looking for a photo and image editing tool. Though Photoshop is an excellent tool which allows creating beautiful graphics from scratch or improving photos unrecognizably, sometimes the process takes too much time and efforts.

A lot of designers would give an arm for a magic wand that would help them simplify some actions an achieve the results in one or two clicks instead of 5-6. Good news is that there are a lot of such magic wands and they are called Photoshop Actions.

A Photoshop Action is a recorded sequence of commands in Photoshop program which after downloading helps you automatically achieve the desired effect in one click instead of time-consuming manual actions. One of the benefits of Photoshop actions is that they can be saved, shared and downloaded, so everybody can easily apply them towards pictures and photos in other design projects. There is a huge variety of actions, but all of them are mainly focused on the following aftereffects:

  • Color enhancements;
  • Retouching effects;
  • Black and white effects;
  • Vintage effects;
  • HDR effects.

We have carefully analyzed and picked the best time-saving free Photoshop actions which can be downloaded right now and serve your design or photography needs. Grab these helpful Photoshop actions in order to make your graphic design life easier. If you have not yet installed Photoshop, feel free to Get Photoshop as part of a Creative Cloud single-app plan for just US$19.99/mo

Prism Effect Free Photoshop Action

Transform any image or photo into an amazing picture with prism effect in just one click. Download this free action and enhance your design!

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Double Exposure Free Photoshop Action

Use this high-demanded free Ps action to combine multiple images in order to create beautiful double exposure effects.

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High Red Contrast Cartoon Effect Free Action

Do you want to give a cartoonish effect to your design? Feel free to use this stylish high red contrast cartoon effect?It’s perfect for posters and other print marketing materials design.

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Watercolor Free Photoshop Action

Watercolor effect is one of the most popular effects. Do you want your design or photo look like a hand-drawn illustration? Grab this free action to create a watercolor effect in just one click.

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Free Matte Photoshop Action

Get free access to a bundle of 20 matte effect Photoshop actions and 20 Lightroom presets.

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Perfect Painting Photoshop Free Action

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FREE GOLDEN HOUR LIGHTROOM PRESET AND PHOTOSHOP ACTION

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FREE MONOCHROMATIC LIGHTROOM PRESET AND PHOTOSHOP ACTION

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Tiny Planet Free Photoshop Action

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Corrupted VHS 3D Free Photoshop Action

If you want to be up-to-date with the latest graphic design trends, then try out this amazing free Photoshop action which allows creating glitch and retro VHS effect for images and photos.

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Free Bold Black & White Photoshop Action

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Desert Dust Free Photoshop Actions

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Misty Blue Photoshop Action

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Free HDR Photoshop Action

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Free Vintage Matte Photoshop Action

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Free Sunset Photoshop Action

It takes a lot of time and efforts to create the effect of the sunset. Now you need to make one click only to get the desired effect with this free sunset Photoshop action.

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Free Nightmare Photoshop Action

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Free Pack of 14 Quality Photo Effect Photoshop Actions

Grab this absolutely free pack of 14 creative color correction Photoshop actions which will help you create amazing retro, vintage and fashion style effects for your photos and graphics.

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4 Free Artistic Paint, Sketch & Ink Photo Effect Actions

Create a realistic painted effect for your photos and graphics using these free 4 Photoshop actions.

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Free Autumn Photoshop Action

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5 Skin Retouching Actions

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Sunken Sunlight Photoshop Action

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Free Lomo Photoshop Action

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Free Photoshop Action: Overcast

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Free Intensify Photoshop Action

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HDR Pro Photoshop Actions

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Comics Arts Photoshop Free Action

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Sci-Fi Photoshop Action

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Afterword

Please, be careful with applying this or that Photoshop action. Each action was created to achieve desired effect within the specific design project. It may not fit your project properties and the result may differ from your expectations.

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