The Painterly Portrait Collection

Painterly Effect Portrait Photoshop Actions

Painterly Portrait
74 Photoshop Actions
Compatible With
    Creative Cloud (CC)
    Photoshop CS2-CS6
    Elements 11-20
    Mac and PC

The Painterly Portrait Collection is the new hallmark set of Greater Than Gatsby. We have developed a unique method to soften the entire image while keeping important details tack sharp. This creates the painting-like effect that everyone is searching for that few know how to do. This Painterly workflow will guide you through the entire creative process of our unparalleled retouch, tones and textures.

  • 74 Actions Included
  • Actions Easily Modified and Customized
  • Easy-To-Follow Explanations and Guides Built Within Each Action
  • Files for Photoshop CS2-CS6, Creative Cloud (CC), and Elements 11-20 Included
  • Detailed Installation Instructions Included
  • International Orders Accepted

Simple Skin Brushes

  • Classic Smoother
  • Airbrush Smoother
  • Skin Glow
  • Skin And Hair Warmer
  • Skin Light
  • Y.O.R. Skin Correctors
  • Dark Spot Remover
  • Paint On Glow
  • Paint On Shadow

Complete Workflow Foundations

  • Leonardo Foundation
  • Raphael Foundation
  • Donatello Foundation
  • Michelangelo Foundation

Painterly Tones

  • Campbell’s Soup Cans
  • Son Of Man
  • Mona Lisa
  • Impression Sunrise
  • Sistine Chapel Ceiling
  • The Scream
  • American Gothic
  • Girl with a Pearl Earring
  • Great Wave Off Kanagawa
  • Starry Night
  • Whistler’s Mother
  • Dogs Playing Poker
  • Water Lilies
  • No. 5
  • A Sunday Afternoon
  • Three Musicians
  • Persistence of Memory
  • Louvre
  • Guggenheim

Painterly Textures

  • Monet
  • Van Gogh
  • Rembrandt
  • Cezanne
  • Renior
  • Pollock
  • Degas
  • Warhol
  • Picasso
  • Dali
  • Matisse
  • O’Keeffe

Painterly Brush Box

  • Tone: Fire Sky
  • Tone: Burning Bush
  • Tone: Caribbean Blue
  • Tone: Spooky Forest
  • Tone: Winter Mint
  • Vignette: Paint It On
  • Sharpen: Detail + Highlights
  • Sharpen: Detail + Contrast
  • BG Blur: Hidden Highlights
  • BG Blur: Melancholy Matte
  • BG Blur: Perfect Punch

Finishing Mattes

  • Matte Damon {Whitewash}
  • Matte Broderick {Bright}
  • Matte Dillon {Neutral}
  • Matte Perry {Smokey}
  • Matte McConaughey {Dark}
  • Matte LeBlanc {Brush Off Subject}

Painterly Halo Light

  • White Light {L}
  • White Light {C}
  • White Light {R}
  • Radiant Light {L}
  • Radiant Light {C}
  • Radiant Light {R}
  • Sunset Light {L}
  • Sunset Light {C}
  • Sunset Light {R}

Web Resize and Sharpen

  • Exact Dimension Resize and Sharpen
  • Sharpen For Print
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by Tara Newton on The Painterly Portrait Collection

These are the first actions I have ever attempted to use, I am so in love! Wish I would have tried them sooner!

by Christine on The Painterly Portrait Collection
Seriously AMAZING!!!

Honestly I haven't really had time to play with all of the actions this offers but I do use 2 actions continuously and just those two alone are AMAZING! Not only did it cut my editing time in half but it gave me the look I wasn't able to truly achieve in TWICE the time editing. Definitely well worth it!!!

by Jonny on The Painterly Portrait Collection
Brilliant set; wow!

These are some of the best actions I have ever used, hands down! My aesthetic tends toward classical, painterly, and vintage, whether I'm shooting portraiture or fashion. Combining different elements from this set allows me to efficiently create a beautiful, unique mood in a fraction of the time it would take otherwise. I am a HUGE fan and HIGHLY recommend!

by Diana on The Painterly Portrait Collection
I'm in love!

I bought the Painterly Portrait Collection and I am absolutely in love with them! These actions are helping me get the exact look that I want. I don't normally use a lot of actions but I think these are going to be added to my workflow.

by Robyn on The Painterly Portrait Collection
Best Actions I've Ever Used

These are without a doubt the very best photoshop actions that I've ever used. By far. I'm quite sure many other photographers that are using these feel the same way. Incredible, speechless.

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