Jigsaw Puzzles

The ultimate Jigsaw Puzzles add-on for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements!

Operating System: Windows, macOS

2D Puzzles:
Photoshop (max: CC 23.3.2, min: CS4)
Photoshop Elements (max: 2022, min: 15)
Animated 2D Puzzles:
Photoshop (max: CC 23.3.2, min: CS6)
3D Puzzles (legacy version):
Photoshop (max: CC-2020, min: CS6 Extended)

v.2022.1.0 (May 17, 2022)

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Note: The trial version contains a small subset of the actions in the full version.

Detailed description:

  • You will create awesome images of jigsaw puzzles with detachable pieces.
  • You will create animated jigsaw puzzles and export them as video clips (available in Photoshop CC & CS6 Extended).
  • You can even export the PSD images to other software apps, such as other Adobe CC apps, Pictures to Exe, etc.

The various effects are grouped into 2 categories: the 'Special' puzzles and the 'Classic' puzzles:

The new "Box and Puzzle" effects:

box and puzzle effects

'Feed' the new "Box and Puzzle" actions with a photo and they will create beautiful faux-3D images of a customizable puzzle box and a 3D puzzle with detachable pieces!

The actions create 8 different images with these puzzles:

  • 2 Special puzzles ("Concentric - 5 circles", "Spiral - 93 pieces")
  • 6 Classic puzzles (20, 30, 56, 72, 100, and 210 pieces)

The updated "Special puzzles" effects:

special puzzle effects

The 'Special' puzzles will turn your photos into creative jigsaw puzzles with shapes such as spirals, hearts, diamonds, hexagons, tangrams, and many more! Each piece is an individual 2D layer. You can therefore detach, move and rotate a single piece or even groups of pieces!

Each "Special puzzle" action produces 3 different images:

  • A laying puzzle
  • A floating puzzle
  • A puzzle imposed exactly over the original photo.

The latest product version lets you create your custom puzzles using 34 shapes:

Circle - 2 pieces
Circle - 4 pieces
Circle single
Concentric - 2 circles
Concentric - 4 circles
Concentric - 5 circles
Diamond - 1 piece
Diamond - 4 pieces (open edges)
Diamond - 4 pieces
Flower - 6 pieces
Gear - 4 pieces
Heart - 2 pieces v1
Heart - 2 pieces v2
Heart - 4 pieces
Heart - 14 pieces
Hexagons - 7 jigsaw pieces
Hexagons - 19 plain pieces
Hexagons - 61 plain pieces
Hexagons - 61 plain pieces
Home - 4 pieces
Identical - 4 pieces
Identical - 9 pieces
Identical - 12 pieces (landscape)
Identical - 12 pieces (portrait)
Identical - 15 pieces
Rounded square - 4 pieces
Spiral - 22 pieces
Spiral - 64 pieces
Spiral - 93 pieces
Spiral - 131 pieces
Square - 4 spears
Star - 6 pieces

The updated "Classic puzzles" effects:

classic puzzle effects

The 'Classic' puzzle effects transform your photos into classic cardboard jigsaw puzzles. There are 17 different effects, which create puzzles with up to 360 pieces! Each piece is an individual 2D layer. You can therefore detach, move and rotate a single piece or even groups of pieces!

2 pieces
4 pieces
6 pieces
9 pieces
12 pieces (open edges)
12 pieces
15 pieces
20 pieces
24 pieces
30 pieces
56 pieces
64 pieces (open edges)
72 pieces
100 pieces
156 pieces (open edges)
210 pieces
360 pieces

The Animated puzzle effects:

The 'Animated' puzzle effects turn your photos into animated puzzles.
The 'Animated' version of the Special puzzles actions produces 12 different animations. The Classic version produces 3 different animations.

Overall, the full version produces these effects:

  • 2D Classic puzzles: 17 different layouts.
  • 2D Special puzzles: 34 different layouts x 3 effects each (floating puzzle, laying puzzle, puzzle imposed over the original photo).
  • Animated Classic puzzles (3 different animations).
  • Animated Special puzzles (12 different animations).

3D Puzzles - legacy version

The full version contains the legacy version of the 3D Puzzles actions. In August 2021 Adobe announced that they will remove the 3D features from Photoshop. The legacy version runs in Photoshop CS6 Extended and in Photoshop CC-2020 or older.

It contains these actions:

  • 3D Classic puzzles: 14 different layouts x 2 effects each (standing and laying 3D puzzles).
  • 3D Special puzzles: 24 different layouts with 2 effects each (standing and laying 3D puzzlea).
  • 3D Animated puzzles (5 different animations).
classic jigsaw puzzles
special jigsaw puzzles


The video tutorials are available on the product documentation page.

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