Top 10 Incredibly Simple Photoshop Hacks You Should Know

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The split-depth GIF are taking over the Internet, and yes, the only tool would really need is Photoshop. Amazing, right?

But it’s still a little complicated, so we’ve come up with another 10 incredibly simple Photoshop hacks that everyone should know.

10.If you need to process a bunch of photos, use batch editing to resize and watermark all of them literally IN SECONDS.

You don’t even need to open a single file in Photoshop. Just make sure all the photos are in the same folder on your computer, click File >> Process Multiple Files, and go to town. 

9.Mattify shiny skin.


8.Enhance a photo by crossing it with another photo with a better color palette. You’ll get pleasantly interesting results.


Open a photo with an interesting color palette, like a great work of art. Then open up your photo you wish to edit. Select Image >> Adjustments >> Match Color, and then select the photo of the famous art as the source. You can play with Luminance and Color Intensity if you want. Hit OK and there you go. 

7.Delete pesky tourists from your travel photos. 

6.Hold down shift while using the paintbrush tool to draw straight lines. 

5.How to prevent that weird circle trail effect when using the paintbrush tool.


4.Use the Spot Healing Brush to remove blemishes. 

3.Turn your photos matte. 

2.Use the Orton Effect to get a dramatic lighting effect.


1. Open the photo in Photoshop. 

2. Duplicate the layer that the photo is on (Command + J in the Layers window). 

3. Set the new layer’s blending mode to Screen. 

4. Duplicate the layer again.

5. Apply a Gaussian Blur by going to Filter >> Blur >> Gaussian Blur. Play around with the value. Set the blending mode for this layer to Multiply.

1.Lastly, know your shortcuts!!


This is a no-brainer, but print these out and keep them near your desk. The more you use them, the more they’ll feel like second nature.


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