Fall leafs animated overlays
Example of how it should look for you!
THIS ANIMATION WIL WORK ONLY WITH PHOTOSHOP CC ! PLEASE DO NOT BUY IF YOU DO NOT HAVE THIS PROGRAM
Action download is on the bottom of the page!
INSTRUCTIONS WITH A LINK ARE ALL THE WAY ON THE BOTTOM!
Please get the free action for this animation here https://sashachomakovphotography.com/collections/actions/products/frequency-separation
This is PSD file . It has 2 folders with leafs . Please watch the tutorial which is free , so you can do the animation properly . I also have PDF file instructions in my group on Facebook
If you want to do the“5 seconds leafs” animation just Open your file go to Window -timeline . Click on the box which say Create a new time line to have it active . It will show a rectangular title box . Open the file with the animated leafs . It has 2 folders . The second folder is “ 5 seconds leafs “ Click on it to activate it . Do not open it . We will grab and drag the folder not layers .Have your move tool active V is the shortcut . As you have your move tool selected click somewhere on the the picture of the leafs . With the other hand press and hold your SHIFT key on the keyboard . Drag the file with the leafs to your picture and release the file somewhere on the middle of it . Now you can release the SHIFT key . The leafs should go on the exact middle of your picture because of you holding the SHIFT key . After you drag the leafs folder . Then you just play the action and find the file where you store it and play .
After you install the action ( which you will find here free https://sashachomakovphotography.com/collections/actions/products/frequency-separation ) you will find it in the very bottom of your action palette . Open the folder click on the action and play it . Make sure to have your sittings as the picture I have here below . You might need to change to different settings depending on your ratio . ( did not have to . I tried it on 40 different picture s including a square one . This preferred settings worked on all pictures I tried including square ratio . Read the stop and follow the instructions . It might take 5-10 min for the rendering of the video .Please be patient ! It will be saved in the place you choose in the dialog box . Find the video there and play it . If you want to adjust something can go back to photoshop to the same file . Go to EDIT -UNDO and the picture will go to its normal size . Then do your adjustments
If you want to use 17 seconds folder which will make your animation to play longer
Open your image . Go to WINDOW -TIMELINE . Click to activate time line . If you do not follow the steps of opening the time line and activating it the video will play 5 seconds even if you used 17 seconds folder .When timeline box pops up click on CREATE VIDEO TIMELINE .A box will appear. Open the file with the animated leafs . It has 2 folders . The top folder is “ 17 seconds leafs “ It should be active when you open the file . If it is not click on it to activate it . Do not open it . We will grab and drag the folder not layers .Have your move tool active V is the shortcut . As you have your move tool selected click somewhere on the the picture of the leafs . With the other hand press and hold your SHIFT key on the keyboard . Drag the file with the leafs to your picture and release the file somewhere on the middle of it . Now you can release the SHIFT key . The leafs should go on the exact middle of your picture because of you holding the SHIFT key . After you drag the leafs folder on the time line you will see 2 rectangular . The bottom should be shorter . Click on the right hand edge of the bottom rectangular and drag to make the length even with the top . A small box with the duration will appear it should be 17:09 . When you are done Both layers should be the same length . Now you can go to your Layer palette and click on the title arrow and open the folder with the leafs . I put a HUE/SATURATION adjustment layer and LEVELS adjustment layer if you need to adjust the color and and the brightness of the leafs . The adjustment won’t effect your image . It will effect only the leafs . So do the adjustments if needed . Then go to your Actions . If you do not see your Actions go to WINDOW - Actions and click on them . I have instruction how to download them on my website where you found them if you do not know how to do this . Open the action . Play and wait for the picture to render . After it renders find and play it . If there is something you want to adjust . Go back to photoshop go one step back so size of the image goes back to normal . Do your adjustment and play the action again . Thank you !
The overlays work with horizontal and square images . You will have 2 dark bars on the site of the video if you do it over vertical image
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Actions installation instructions
There are more then one way to install the actions . The easiest way is to just double click on the action ‘atn’ file and it will go straight to your Photoshop actions . In the Action palette they will show on the very bottom . If you don’t see your Actions in your photoshop go to WINDOW then click on ACTIONS in the dropdown and they will appear . Click on the same action palette on the very right up corner where you can see 4 very small horizontal lines and a dropdown will show . Then click on LOAD ACTIONS and navigate your way to the location where you have the actions in your computer. Inside of the action folder find the ‘atn’ files highlight them all and click open . Now the actions are in your photoshop and ready to use .