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Actions - Dreamy B&W Overlay


April 1, 2009

The Dreamy B&W Overlay action adds a soft black-and-white overlay to a photo and also adds a dark vignette.

Download the action (ZIP file)

NOTE: This action was modified on April 3, 2009 to allow it to be run from the Effects panel. If you downloaded the action before April 3, please download it again.

TIP: After the action is completed, you can paint with black on the layer mask on the Gradient Mask Layer to reveal more of the color below.

Before After

All actions are free for non-commercial use only. Please read the copyright information and Terms of Use before using these actions. All actions were created in Photoshop CS2 and tested in Photoshop Elements 7.

Updated on July 31, 2013