Add a Border to a image in Photoshop

  1. Step 1

    Start Photoshop and open the image that you want to add a border to.

  2. Step 2

    To create a border around the entire picture, open the Select menu and choose Select All. To create a border around a certain section, use the Selection tool in the toolbar and select the area you want.

  3. Step 3

    From the Select menu, choose Modify and then Border. In the dialog box, choose the pixel size of your border.

  4. Step 4

    Locate the color palette on the left-hand side of the screen. Click on the top square and select a border color from the palette. Click OK.

  5. Step 5

    Select Fill from the Edit menu. In the dialog box, choose the options to apply to the border.

  6. Step 6

    Click OK to view the border. If the results aren't what you want, select Undo from the Edit menu to remove the fill, then try again.

  7. Step 7

    Use the Save As command in the File menu to save the new picture