You can apply special effects to your images by using the built-in styles and effects in Photoshop Elements. The effects let you add shadows, glows, and a 3-D appearance to your art. You can also add special effects to your layers with layer styles.
Frame a Photo with a Drop Shadow. 282
Add a Drop Shadow to a Layer. 284
Create a Vintage Photo. 286
Add a Fancy Background. 288
Add an Outline to a Layer. 290
Add an Outer Glow to a Layer. 292
Add a Fancy Covering to a Layer. 294
Add a Watermark. 296
You can apply a drop shadow to make your photo look like it is floating above the image canvas. ...