Howdy! In our photo editing section, today I’m going to share one more amazing tutorial relates to Wood Photo frame. Yes! In this tutorial, we will fit woody pattern frame on a photo just using Photoshop. Mostly people want to edit their photos in frames but they are helpless to do this. Don’t be a worry here you will be guided completely. I have made it many times on my picture and I want to share this knowledge with you. I will use Fill Wood Pattern and Emboss properties for this determination. So be attentive and don’t miss any step in this tutorial.
Image after Wood Frame
Fit Woody Pattern Frame on a Photo Step by Step
Step 1: Open a Couple Image
In our first step of this tutorial, open an image from the computer into Photoshop window. So go to File -> Open or press the command Ctrl + O. in new open window pick up the a couple picture from the computer and do click on Open button. You can use another image at you choice no issue.
Step 2: Create New Wood Frame Layer
In the second step create a new layer, for this purpose, do click on Create New Layer icon in below of Layer Panel and change the name of the layer as “Wood Frame”. In the below picture, I have created new wood frame Transparent Layer.
Step 3: Use Wood Custom Pattern
After creating a new layer, now go to Edit -> Fill from the main menu or press the command Shift + F5 from the keyboard. A Fill Dialog window will expose; here pick up the wood light brown pattern from drop down box and do click on Ok button. For more patterns see this http://www.sitepoint.com/30-free-wood-and-metal-photoshop-patterns-and-textures/.
You will see the Wood Frame Layer will be filled with Light Brown pattern.
Step 4: Use Rectangular Marquee Tool
After filling the wood pattern, now select the Rectangular Marquee Tool from Toolbar. Press the command Ctrl + R the scales will appear at the screen. Now keep the equal size of selection in every direction for the frame. I have made the selection by Rectangular Marquee Tool just see it in below picture. See this also http://www.photoshophelps.com/2015/08/06/photoshop-basics-ways-to-use-marquee-tools-for-selections/
Now just press the command Delete from the keyboard. You will see the selected area will be removed and the below image will appear in the frame.
Step 5: Manage Bevel Emboss and Stroke Properties
Before managing the Bevel Emboss properties. First go to Select -> Deselect from main menu or press the command Ctrl + D. After that click on Wood Frame Layer in Layer Panel and go to Layer -> Layer Style -> Bevel & Emboss option. A new Layer Style window will open, here adjust the Bevel & Emboss Properties as
Style: Inner Bevel
Technique: Chisel Soft
The other way to use Bevel & Emboss properties see this http://www.photoshophelps.com/2015/09/13/photoshop-tutorials-create-bubbles-by-layer-style-on-flower-picture/
After that click on Stroke option in the same window and adjust the values as
Blend Mode: Normal
You will see the frame will become more edgy and real look.
This was a complete procedure to make a wood frame on the picture in Photoshop. I hope you will have enjoyed it and will do practical work at your end.
At the end, I conclude that it is so easy to make Wood style Photo Frame. We have learned this all procedure just in 5 steps. Frist of all opened a couple image from computer. Created a new layer and gave wood pattern from Edit -> Fill. After that selected the area by Rectangular Marquee Tool and Removed by Delete key. Managed the Bevel & Emboss and Stroke properties. This was all procedure, I hope you will have enjoyed it.