Using automated processes when editing a photo often leads to unexpected results. But what if you could create your own automated process? One that includes all of the control and adaptability you would normally have doing it manually. Photoshop Actions are a workflow miracle, helping you perform complicated tasks faster than ever–all with the same amount of precision that you’re used to.
In this tutorial, we break down the basics of Photoshop Actions. After going through every tool, menu, and button, we show you how to create your own custom actions that will help you apply professional-grade color, dodging and burning, sharpening, and more. Complex, detailed tasks in a fraction of the time. Best of all, we’re including some of our best PHLEARN Photoshop actions for you to use and make your own.