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Magnifying Glass

Create an enchanting magnifying glass effect that reacts to your every move over the Photoshop image

Photoshop: Max=2024 (v.25.6) Min=CS4
Photoshop Elements: Max=2024, Min=15
PC & Mac, all Languages

v.2024.0.0 (November 5, 2023)

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This action creates a dynamic magnifying glass effect where the magnified image changes as you move it over the photo. The produced images contain 'smart layers', allowing you to update scene elements, including the magnified version of the photo and its reflections, immediately after completion.

The core action produces two different images, with the photo and its reflection being in-focus or out of focus:

crisp and blurred photos

You can change the size of the magnifying glass at any point:

change lens size

You can change the degree of the image magnification:

change magnification

You can replace the image and the background contents. The reflections and the magnified images will be updated automatically:

change background

With the 'Magnifying Glass' free actions for Adobe Photoshop and Photoshop Elements, you'll craft captivating photo scenes and enjoy the creative process.

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