20 Fresh Photoshop Extensions for Any Designer

Photoshop has come a long way since its birth into the designer community. In the beginning its primary purpose was for photo manipulation and editing. Over the years it has become way more than that. Web Designers make great use of the Photoshop to create unique and inspiring designs. I personally prefer it over any application for web design and even UI design (and yes, I’ve tried Sketch). Adobe, the makers of Photoshop, has recently released Photoshop 2014 CC. In doing so a lot of third-parties have authored exciting new tools and extensions that any designer can appreciate. Below I’ll share 20 Fresh Photoshop Extensions any designer could benefit from.

GuideGuide

guideguide
GuideGuide makes dealing with grids a breeze. Easily create guides across your entire Photoshop document or across a specific selection.


LiveShare by Invision

liveshare | web-crunch.com

LiveShare brings real-time design meetings inside of Photoshop.


Social Kit

socialkit | web-crunch.com

Customizable templates for Facebook, Twitter, Google and YouTube based applications.


Pictura

pictura | web-crunch.com

Search Flickr for images based on your search all while inside of Photoshop.


Random User Generator

random-user-generator | web-crunch.com
Easily drag and drop random users into your Photoshop documents.


Velositey

velositey | web-crunch.com
Prototype the design of your website in seconds. Create documents, layouts, modules, and more.


Bounce

bounce | web-crunch.com
Bounce is a free extension that integrates and connects the Dribbble design community into the Adobe design applications you love to build with everyday.


Long Shadow Generator 2

long-shadow-gen-2 | web-crunch.com
A photoshop extension to create long shadow with one click!


Composer

composer | web-crunch.com
Update multiple layer comps in Photoshop with just one click. Less maintaining, more designing.


Ink

ink | web-crunch.com
Easily ad specs, notes, measurements, font-sizes and more to any Photoshop file that requires it.


Oven

oven | web-crunch.com
Oven helps you with generating assets. It picks up where Adobe’s new tool called Generator left off.


CSS3 Photoshop Plugin

css3-ps-plugin | web-crunch.com
a free cloud based photoshop plugin that converts your layers to CSS3.


Layrs Control 2

layrs-control-2 | web-crunch.com
A collection of 7 scripts that make tedious jobs easier.


Renamy 3.0

renamy-3 | web-crunch.com
Multiple layers renaming Photoshop plugin


Size Marks

sizemarks | web-crunch.com
Size Marks is a helpful Photoshop script for web designers and front-end engineers that creates measurement marks using a marquee selection in Photoshop.


Font Awesome PS

font-awesome-ps | web-crunch.com
Font Awesome icons right inside Adobe Photoshop


Duplllicator

dupllicator | web-crunch.com
Clone layer or group and shift it horizontally or vertically with this extension


Blend Me In

blend-me-in | web-crunch.com
Search thousands of assets, including popular icon packs, without leaving Photoshop or Illustrator.


Ka•Ku

kaku | web-crunch.com
A simple Photoshop plugin to translate your text layers to a different language.


LayerCraft

layercraft | web-crunch.com
A Photoshop plugin to export UI assets from layers

Did I forget any? Have a favorite you would like to add? I certainly will, just let me know in the comments