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Saturday, June 21, 2008

How to transform flat ecover templates (ecT hardback) to 3D Images Tutorial

Transform flat ecover templates (ecT hardback)
to 3D Images Step-by-steps.

To do this we require :

1-Flat templates of hardback
You can download this from my previous post
"eBook Cover Hardback Templates"

2-eCT action script:
Can be download from my last post titled:
" eBook Cover (Hardback) Action Script Added"

Unzip ecT-hardback-templates files. Choose any of the PSD files
and drag it into photoshop.

At this point, You can insert your title, substitles by selecting the
relevent layer. Also add some graphics if necessary.

You need to load the action script first into photoshop as shown in
my last tutorial on " How to use eCT hardback actions script". Please
refer if you haven't load it yet.

In action pallette, go to the eCT hardback , skip Action 1, go straight
to Action 2 and click on play button.

It's that it!

Friday, June 20, 2008

Ebook Cover Hardbook Templates

4 Free Pre-made Templates for EBook Cover Action Script

My previous post "EBook Cover Action Script-Hardback Added" includes an action for
hardback. Today I come up with 4 premade templates to be use with the action.

Click on the image to enlarge.

 free ecover actions template -hardback

free ebook cover actions template

free ebook cover actions templates

free ebook cover actions templates

Here's the download link for the ebook cover templates ( zip):

Thursday, June 19, 2008

How to Use eCover Actions Script


STEP 1- Loading the action files into your Photoshop

1- Download the actions

2- Unzip the files and place the .atn file
(in this case, eCT-hardback.ATN) on your desktop.
(for your own convenience)

3- Fire up your photoshop

4- Go to actions pallette, click on the small "play button"

look-alike located at the top right of the pallete.(refer pic


photoshop load action

This will open up a drop menu. Select "Load Actions..".
Find and click to your .ATN file (in this case, on the desktop)
to load it.

5- You'll see the .ATN files get listed in your action pallette.

STEP 2- Generates a flat template

In your action pallette, click on the arrow button of the ecT-

hardback. drop menu contains Action 1 and Action 2 shown up.

Click on Action 1. then click on play button at the bottom of the


The script will run automatically for a few secs till pop up
massage saying" your step 1 completed" come up.

At this point you may start designing your cover by changing your

title, substitle, color, adding new layer etc.


DO Not change your templates image size at this stage as this will cause

error running Action 2.

STEP 3- Render to 3D

When you're happy with your template design, we are going to render the

flat template to 3D.

Click to select Action 2.

Then, click on the play button.

Wait a few secs until the process completed.

Now, you may resize your 3D image to fit your need.

It's that easy.

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Hardback Book Mockup -Free!

Free Ebook Cover Actions- Hardback

It might not be easy for some to design
their own ecover from scratch.Even for a pro.
A lot of time,the end result seem to be frustrating.
Distortion, Weird perspective,eyesore from mismatch
colors are among commons.

However, templates make this time consuming
tasks much easier and faster.

But there is a better way to make the job done:-
Photoshop eBook Cover Actions .

What Is Action Script?

An action is referred to as a recording of a series
of commands that is used to capture repetitive tasks.
These commands are to be applied to a series of files
and will guide users in a step-by-step manner.


1- You can create a cover almost instantly,
just with a few clicks.

2-You can create amazing covers as much as
you want with a single script.

3-No more depending on Mr. designer each time
you come out with new products.Save your precious
time and money.

For internet marketers,this is one of the very useful
and powerful tools available so far.

Internet marketers should consider Photoshop
ecover actions to be listed as a must-have tools.

Where can I get one? ..for FREE?

- Well, congratulations, you have come to the right

Other than templates,we provides ecover photoshop actions
at no cost as well. 100% free!
Our blog will be updated from time to time adding more
and more actions.

So do not forget to bookmark us at

Feel free to download and make a good use of it.

Free eBook Cover Actions- hardback#1


And Here's the download link:

free ebook cover actions

cover actions

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