You really don’t have to be a Photoshop expert to use Photoshop Actions. You really don’t.
Put simply, Photoshop allows you to record the events you action, and can replay those steps for you. This is called an action. You are also not limited to just using the actions you have created yourself, you can download actions others have created, and apply them to your own files as well.
They are a great time saver, especially if you have to redo the same set of steps over and over again.
So, lets take a quick look at how to download, install and use a Photoshop Action:
What is a Photoshop Action?
Photoshop Actions are a series of predefined steps that can be applied to the files you work with. It can usually be applied with just a few simple clicks without needing to manually apply each event.