This week, we played with some Instagram-like Actions for PhotoShop Elements.
There are a few out there, but more for PhotoShop CS.
The background layers for the above collage are a Kerstin Frank Texture and
This is the Nashville Action for PSE from Everyday Elements.
Lot's of wonderful stuff there. Have a look around!
Kim also gave us a recipe that seemed "Instagram-ish."
I have to say that I was true to Kim's Recipe except for the Levels adjustments. I went with the Auto settings in PSE. My histogram differed enough from Kim's sample that her recommendations turned things very strange colors. That's the thing : Every photo is different!
This is my original photo (for comparison). This was a heart hanging outside a house in Samoens, France. Hearts seemed to be the symbol of the village. They were everywhere!