Photo Effects

How to Add Photo Frame Effects with All Solutions

A photo frame is another nice way to give a different effect to your photos. Frame surrounds an image from all sides and you see totally a different type of image after applying the frames of your choice. There are plenty of apps and software available which can help you to apply frames on your photos to personalize them. Photo frames can be of any type such as funny, love etc. A photo frame can help you a lot in standalone from the crowd. In this tutorial we are going to learn about different photo frame effects ways and how to use them.

Part 1. Most Helpful Way to Add Photo Frame Effects

Wondershare Editing Toolkit is the best and perfect photo frame effects software with many different types of frames. It gives a professional look to the photos by applying frames and not only frames there are many other options provided in the program because this is a photo editor software as well with a very easy to use interface. This program provides you 3 main categories: Photo Editor, Photo Eraser and Photo Cutter. Every category has different features in it.

Wondershare Fotophire Editing Toolkit
  • Enables you to apply more than 200 effects to your photos to make them better.
  • Crop or cut pictures to the size to meet any of your need.
  • Help you to remove any unwanted objects from your photos.
  • Allow you to use the Creative Blur to refocus your photos in a click.

5 Key Features of Fotophire Editing Toolkit

  • Supports photo editing and apply frames on photo with just few clicks on your windows system.
  • You can easily use it on windows 10 as well as it is fully compatible with all windows versions.
  • Supports background editing, changing and removing the unwanted particles from the background of photos.
  • There are more than 20 backgrounds available in the program.
  • It comes with near about 200 effects in it.

How to Add Photo Frame Effects with Fotophire Editing Toolkit

Step 1: After installing the software on your system click the “Photo Editor” icon on the first launch.

Photo Frame Effects-Launch the Photo Editor

Step 2:In the next image adding screen, drag and drop photo from your computer. Another way is simply right click on the image on your computer and open image with “Photo Editor”. You can also add image by clicking on the “Open” button.

Photo Frame Effects-Import the Photo

Step 3: Once your photo is stared displaying in the photo editor option click the 4th label from the left side which is frame option in the upper right corner of interface then choose the frames which you want to apply. There are many frames available to apply on photos you can choose anyone.

Photo Frame Effects-Find the Frame

Step 4: Below is the same picture after applying a cool frame on the photo.

Photo Frame Effects-Apply the Frame Effect

Part 2. How to Add Frame Photo Effects on Mac Computer

Image Frame is Mac software which enables you to add thousands of frames on your photos and you can easily add the frames in batch on multiple photos together. This software allows you to add frames in two ways. You can add the color border by adjusting the size of border as well or you can apply available frames in the software. Not only frames it also supports giving effects to your images such as cartoon, sepia or black & white etc. The applied frames photos can be saved in the PNG, JPG, BMP, TIFF and GIF formats.

Stpe 1:Open the app on your Mac once it is installed and click the “Add Images” button. From the “Browse” window now select the photo from your computer and then click the “Open”. Now the photos will be added in the software interface.

Photo Frame Effects- Open the Image from Your Computer

Step 2: Now click on the “Frame” option from the top right side.

Photo Frame Effects-Click on the Frame Option

Step 3: You can choose simple frame by clicking on the simple frame option. For the designer frames, click the “Artistic Frame”. There are many frames available under artistic frames so simply click on anyone and that will be automatically applied to the photo you have added. That’s it.

Photo Frame Effects-Choose a Proper Frame for Your Photo

Part 3.How to Add Photo Frame Effects with Photoshop

Photoshop is a professional photo editor program which allows you to do everything whatever you want to do with your images but this is for professionals only so you may face issue in understanding the program. This is not hard to learn but takes lot of time to learn the Photoshop completely. Photoshop also allows you to apply special effects, borders and frames on your photos but inbuilt frames are not available there which can be applied directly so you have to create and apply your own custom borders or frames.

Step 1:First of all open the photo on which you want to apply frame in the Photoshop. Click on the “Layers > Flatten Image”. By doing this everything will be applied in the background only.

Photo Frame Effects-Open the Photo

Step 2: The second step is to bring the layer from the background so click on “Layer > New > Layer from Background”.

Photo Frame Effects-Bring the Layer from the Background

Step 3: Click the “Image > Canvas Size” now and check the “Relative” box. Now type the pixel number which you want to add around the photo.

Photo Frame Effects-Type the Pixel Number

Step 4: Now it’s a time to create frame around the photo. Click the “Adjustment Layer option and choose the “Solid Color”. Make sure to select white color in the dialogue box. Click ok button finally.

Photo Frame Effects-Click the Adjustment Layer Option.

Step 5: Now simply drag & drop the white color fill layer under the image layer. This will set the color as the background of image. This is how to apply photo frames effect using Photoshop. You can change the border color anytime by double clicking on the color in the color swatch.

Photo Frame Effects-Apply the Photo Frame Effect.

Part 4. How to Add Photo Frame Effects with Mobile App

PIP Camera-Photo Editor Pro is a best mobile app for applying special effects and frames on your photos for free of cost but with too many ads in the free version. This app provide you so many photo frames effects on the photos and you can also give a picture in picture effects using this app to surprise them. You can also choose from over 200 college frames in this app which can beautify your images quickly. There are 20+ filters also available for free to use with your photos.

Step 1:First of all you have to install the app. After installation run the app in and tap on any available thumbnail icon in the app interface. Below is the launching interface of this app.

Photo Frame Effects-Launch the PTP Camera-Photo Editor

Step 2:When you tap on any thumbnail icon you will see option to add photos from your mobile gallery. Import the photos from gallery. After adding photo to the app screen automatically, you will see different shapes frames. Now simply adjust the photo in the frame. You can choose any frame of your choice now.

Photo Frame Effects-Add Photos from Your Mobile Gallery and Apply the Frame.


In the above article these are few best ways of editing photos. If you don’t like to use mobile app and want to get the best output photos with ease of use interface, then Fotophire Editing Toolkit is the best one for you. There are many options available for editing the photos and applying different types of shapes or frame on the photo to beautify them.

Sep 03,2018 17:17 pm