To generate the image collage effect, you need to start by crop the picture into a square, and then you need divide it into slighter squares.
Moreover, Add a border approximately every one so they look like divide photos, and then shift and turn them into place. Lastly, change the backdrop color, and finish off by adding up a drop shade behind the effect.
First of all, you need to do is crop the image into the square, set aspect ratio to a square.
Go to view menu and choose the new guide
And Photoshop adds its first horizontal guide in the image
Same way again, go to view new guide horizontal 66% ok
Photoshop also add the second guide
As like before adding vertical guide by choosing the vertical option from the new guide; make sure selections will snap to the guides
Therefore, Go to view snap to guides
To copy its new own layer go to layer new layer via copy.
The square now copied to its own layer.
consequently, Follow exact the steps and copy all the 9 squares on the canvas
Though we don’t need guides anymore let’s hide them; select view show guides ok
Reselect the crop tool and enlarge the canvas size from the image photo
Go to edit fill black ok
Add stroke to each square to make it separate; for that select first layer click layer style (fx) bottom style of layer panel
In layer style, set the position inside the value around 7 pixels or something like that
The border appears around the square in the upper left
To quickly apply the same style you need to copy and paste it. right click copy layer style
You can see the same style applied in the second square and do the steps furthermore
Select all the layers together and right click over the layers paste layer style altogether to apply the same style
Select background to change its color by picking the suitable color from the portrait
Go to layer group layers to group all the layers together
Right-click on the drop shadow
Adjust the drop shadow filters opacity, angle, distance, size etc base on your requirements
Finally, save the edited image after adjusting all the outer squares for creating an image collage
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