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30 Awesome and Exclusive Photoshop Filters

Photoshop filters are plugins aimed to provide additional image effects which are usually hard to come in effect using Photoshop alone. Filters play a major role in changing the appearance of the images. Download the ones you like and give it a try.

1. Mask Subjects and replace background Easily

Perfect Mask is the next generation of Mask Pro, the leading software for background replacement. Perfect Mask takes the core strengths of Mask Pro to another level, by automating many common masking tasks with incredible accuracy.

 

2. Nik Software Complete Collection

The Complete Collection includes all of Nik Software’s latest award-winning plug-in software titles for Photoshop®, Lightroom® and Aperture® including: Dfine® 2.0, Viveza® 2, HDR Efex Pro™, Color Efex Pro™ 4 Complete Edition, Silver Efex Pro™ 2, and Sharpener Pro™ 3.0.

 

3. Manga Character Plugin

Speed Line for making the object have air of swiftness all about it. Radial Lines for turning all eyes on one point. Flash for making a balloon to show object’s mental state.

 

4. Perfect Photo Suite

To show you the power and versatility of this brand new product, we’ve prepared over 30 short videos to see just how easy it is to realize your photographic vision with the Perfect Photo Suite 6.

 

5. Adobe Photoshop Elements

Improve your photos quickly and easily ,Replace unwanted backgrounds in your photos ,Enhance and stylize your photos ,Add textures and borders to your photos

 

6. The Mystic Suite

Mystical Focus is a collection of visual effects that apply photo-realistic depth-of-field, panning motion, soft focus, selective brush-on focus, vignettes and other creative ways to make your subject look great. Now available in 32 bit or 64 bit versions for Mac / Windows users.

 

7. Jpeg Quality Enhancement

Substantially increase JPEG image quality ,Preserve and enhance JPEG image detail ,Eliminate JPEG compression artifacts and mosquito noise

 

8. Flawless Detail Enhancement

Selectively adjust small, medium and large image detail,Control the appearance and intensity of image detail, Increase the appearance of image depth. Sharpen without fear of creating edge artifacts or halos.

 

9. Star Filter Pro

StarFilter Pro is a plugin for Photoshop, Paint Shop Pro, and compatible image editors that you can use to add strikingly beautiful star filter effects to your images digitally, without the use of cumbersome glass filters!

 

10. Cross Process

Cross-processing, briefly, is a photographic technique where (usually) slide film (E6) is processed in the set of chemicals usually used to process print film (C41).The result is images with oddly skewed colors and increased contrast and saturation.

 

11. Adobe Photoshop Light Room3

Achieve amazing, natural-looking results from your high ISO images with all-new state-of-the-art noise reduction technology. You won’t need more than what’s built into Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® 3 to get the cleanest images at any ISO.

 

12. Topaz Plugin Bundle

Topaz Labs offers a huge array of image adjustment plugins for Photoshop. Their variety covers not only image adjustments of all kinds, but also noise reduction, halo-free sharpening, excellent (and extremely quick) masking, and a whole lot more.

 

13. Analog Photo FX

Analog Photo FX is an extension for Adobe Photoshop CS5 that mimics low end cameras like Polaroid or others plastic toy cameras.

 

14. Stunning art from Photos

Instantly turn any photo into a natural media art piece ,Easily create high-impact, artistic photography ,Create unlimited artistic styles – no drawing skill required

 

15. Download Filter Forge 3.0

Freepacks are free Photoshop plugins based on the Filter Forge technology. Each freepack is centered around a different theme. Freepacks are distributed free of charge and don’t have any time limitations.

 

16. The Digital Teeth Whitener

PearlyWhites is a NEW Adobe® Photoshop® compatible Plug-In filter that automatically whitens and brightens teeth.

 

17. Digital Make over

Portraiture 2 offers an enhanced skin masking generator that allows for automatic skin tone selection and smoothening of just the skin areas of the subject.

 

18. Color to Black N White

This Photoshop Action will convert your beautiful color photographs to an even more beautiful black and white.

 

19. Alien Skin Eye Candy 6

Eye Candy 6 is a set of 30 Photoshop filters that elegantly handle a wide range of design tasks, from slick Web interfaces to tasteful logos to spectacular titles. Realistic simulation of natural phenomena gives beautifully detailed results.

 

20. Harrys Filter

Harry’s Filters is a free Photoshop-compatible plugin containing up to 69 different image effects. They were formerly also known under the name “VideoRave”.

 

21. Foto FX 2.4

Edge FX 2.4 is an extension for Photoshop® CS4 or CS5 which simplify your work to add arty borders to your photos. It’s a must-have for professional designers, professional photographers and photo hobbyists to enhance their creations.

 

22. Blow Up Plugin

The edges of the fire in this 200% enlargement are much more crisp when enlarged with Blow Up.

 

23. Snap Art

Take your outdoor photographs in a new direction by turning them into paintings and pencil sketches. A single photo can become multiple works of art with completely different moods.

 

24. Alien Skin Bokeh2

With Bokeh, you can manipulate focus just like fast expensive lenses, Alien Skin’s lens simulator Photoshop plug-in.

 

25. Dynamic Color Exposure

Easily correct and balance image exposure and color,Enhance dynamic range with adaptive exposure control,Quickly create single-image HDR effects,Shadow & highlight recovery that reveals lost detail.

 

26. Primatte Chroma Key

Primatte Chromakey quickly create masks for your blue or green screen image in Photoshop, and version 5.0 is even more automatic and easy to use. With Primatte 5.0, you get a cleaner interface, new tools, improved auto-masking, and a greater ability to batch process large groups of photos.

27. Black,White&Beyond

The most versatile conversion tool for B&W enhancement, Extensive library with over 200 presets simulating traditional and alternative B&W processes, Intuitive 5-in-1 selective brush for easy localized adjustments.

 

28. Portrait Retouching

Completely new product takes the mystery out of retouching. Just the right tools for reducing blemishes & enhancing eyes, lips and teeth, Automated face and feature detection.

29. The Perfect Finish Touch For Your Photos

Create full-page album layouts for your clients, add realistic film edges to your images, includes hundreds of overlays, textures & backgrounds.

 

30. Blue Tint Photo Action

This Photoshop Action will add more contrast to your photograph, whilst adding a blue tint to the photograph.


Lief is a creative designer, blogger and iPhone app developer. He works for several companies as freelancer contributing brushes, filters and helping designers across blogosphere. In his free time he participates in logo design contest at LogoArena to showcase his talent, In fact he won few contests too.

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