Don’t understand how to make a collage in Photoshop and place your photos in the proper order to make a wow effect? Follow this simple 5-steps tutorial or download free Photoshop collage templates at the end of the post.
Click on Edit > Fill. Select Black > OK
Use Ctrl + R (Command + R) to open Rulers and use the Move Tool (V) to split the file into the necessary parts.
Next, use the Alt + Ctrl + T (Option + Command + T) keyboard shortcut to reduce the black fill layer to one section in the collage. Press Ctrl + J (Command + J) three times and you will get 4 identical collage shapes. Place them in the cells indicated by lines.
After you drag and drop the photos, they fill the entire field. You need to reduce them to the size of one collage cell by pressing Alt + Ctrl + T (Option + Command + T).
To do this, click on the layer with the photo and press Ctrl + Alt + G (Command + Option + G).
A quick option to create a collage is to use templates. Here are five absolutely free options for different photography genres.