Ashlyn Mae Photography

Easy as 1 2 3!

Getting started with your new Actions, Textures or Overlays is EASY!

All you need to do is: 1. Download2. Install and 3. Play! 
(NOTE: Textures & Overlays have different instructions below)

We've set out how to do each of these in the steps below.

If you ever have any trouble, or need more help, please contact us at and we'll get you taken care of! :)

Also, join our Facebook Group as well as check out our Video Tutorials Library for further learning! Enjoy!

Step 1: Download
Step 2: Install
Step 3: Play!

To make our products easy to download, we've packaged them in compressed ZIP files. In order to extract your .zip file, you can either use the built in extractor from your computer, or utilize a variety of extraction software products available.

How to decompress (unzip) a file on your computer:

MAC USERS: Simply double-click on the ZIP file. Voilà!

PC USERS: Right-click the ZIP file and select "Extract All".

If you find that your computer does not come with a built-in file extractor, we suggest the following programs: WinZip or StuffIt

Actions (CS & CC)

Actions (PSE)

Textures & Overlays (CS & CC)

Textures & Overlays (PSE)

How To Use Your Photoshop Actions

To play an action, click on the Action set folder to expand and view the individual actions. Click on the individual action (NOT the action folder) you would like to play, and click the PLAY button ► at the bottom of the ACTIONS PANEL.

How to Non Destructively Remove Portions of the Textures & Overlays

1. Create a Layer Mask (Layer > Layer Mask > Reveal All)

2. Using a soft, black brush paint over the areas on the layer mask that you would like to erase.