Digital backgrounds are a great resource for designers of all kinds. So if you are wondering where to get backgrounds for Photoshop, this article is for you.
Envato Elements offers tons of high-quality backgrounds for Photoshop and you can download as many as you want, as often as you want, for one flat monthly fee. Let's take a look at some of the best backgrounds for Photoshop available at Elements.
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42 Best Digital Backgrounds for Photoshop
There's something so simple yet powerful about black and white design. Tap into that power when you use this wonderful collection of 50 digital backgrounds for Photoshop and Illustrator.
Capture the magic of the night sky with these terrific backgrounds for Photoshop. There are 12 different backgrounds included, and they can be used for web projects, apps, presentations, print templates, banners, etc.
This terrific game background for Photoshop is repeatable and parallax-ready. Elements are presented on separate layers for easy editing.
How cool is this background? Created as a high-resolution bitmap file, Crystal Background is print-ready and easy to customise in Photoshop.
The 36 beautiful seamless patterns are great for digital and print use. Apply them to greeting cards, flyers, fabrics, prints, websites, posts, social media accounts, etc.
Don't waste time creating your own smoke effect when this gorgeous smoke background image for Photoshop is available in ten different colours and ready to be added to the background of your choice.
Sky backgrounds for Photoshop come in many forms, like this one that includes a drawing of the night sky with stars and a train in the foreground. The image is presented as a layered PSD file, and you can customise the mountains, clouds, and other elements.
This awesome polygon background offers a beautiful gradient of colours that can be used for all sorts of projects. The package contains one design concept in ten different colour schemes, so lots of choice to have fun with.
Can't you see these terrific liquid backgrounds on your next app or web project? The package contains 16 individual PSD liquid background textures that are all editable in Photoshop.
When you're looking for a unique sky background in Photoshop, this set of stunning backgrounds is a great choice. This background, featuring shiny beams of sun surrounded by beautiful overlapping soft colours, comes in ten different colours. A great asset for your designer's toolbox.
This background featuring an abstract rendering of straight and wavy lines is just what you need when you're looking for a futuristic background for your next project. The package contains ten different abstract backgrounds. Check it out to see which one you like the most.
This terrific set of 40 simple geometric patterns is the perfect background for branding projects, packaging, stationery, social media, web design, posters, and more. The collection comes with step-by-step instructions on how to install the Photoshop patterns.
This digital watercolour effect has beautifully captured the magical quality of space. The package contains ten unique backgrounds that can be used for flyers, collages, posters, banners, websites, and more.
This terrific 3D background is a whole lot different from any of the designs we've included here. How can you imagine using these amazing background images for Photoshop? Download them and start experimenting.
When you're looking for the best background for Photoshop, you need to check out this wonderful abstract geometric background. The pack contains one design in ten different colours, so there's plenty of choice for your every need.
This digital background for Photoshop definitely captures a sense of motion that will bring dynamism to your projects. Use it for wallpaper, websites, surface design, etc. All of the designs are completely ready to print.
This old paper texture creates a realistic background for Photoshop that lovers of all things vintage will fall in love with. The pack contains eight high-resolution backgrounds that can be edited using Photoshop.
Want an energetic background design to spice up your design? Well, you've found it with this gorgeous zigzag pattern. What's more, the package contains ten different zigzag patterns, so if you don't like the one featured here, there's plenty more to choose from.
From zigzag to waves. If you love the design above, you're bound to love this terrific waveform pattern. The abstract background for Photoshop with a vintage touch is a terrific choice for plenty of design projects.
This dreamy high-quality background for Photoshop would make a gorgeous addition to any project. Depicting smooth, flowing waves, this elegant design is perfect for wallpaper, websites, apps, greeting cards, posters, etc.
And what are your favourite things? Christmas is probably right up there. And to make sure you're ready for the celebration when it comes around, here are six Christmas backgrounds that you can add to greeting cards, invitations, websites, social media, etc.
Need a high-quality background for Photoshop with a touch of whimsy? How about this Bubblemania background? This softly coloured soap bubble explosion is ideal for whatever background you can dream up. The pack contains one design but 11 sumptuous colour schemes.
This multi-coloured geometric abstraction will breathe life into any tired project. The set contains ten different hexagonal backgrounds. So there's plenty to choose from when you are creating the project of your dreams.
Don't let wedding planning fatigue get you. Breath new life into your decor with these wedding backgrounds for Photoshop. The pack contains 12 high-quality digital paper backgrounds that will make you swoon.
This flowing waveform will make a stunning digital background for Photoshop. You can use it for any design project, from posters to websites. The set contains ten different colour versions of this design.
This softly blurred mosaic background is an excellent choice for web, graphic design, and decor projects. So go ahead and download the package for your next project or keep it in your toolbox for when inspiration strikes.
This gorgeous black backdrop with its mesh of polygons is easy to integrate into any design project. There are ten different polygonal renderings in every design, so plenty to choose from.
This gorgeous nature background for Photoshop is reminiscent of lightning striking. The dynamic design is offered in ten different abstractions. Check them all out to see which would work best for your project.
How fun are these amazing background images for Photoshop? The pack contains ten different digital patterns that you can print as high-resolution files or use digitally as backgrounds for websites, social media, or apps.
Check out this wonderful set of 100 geometric background patterns. A fun collection of stripes, lines, triangles, waves, zigzag, scale, grid, checker, cubes, circles, dots, rhombs, polygons, squares, and hexagons. Every designer's dream in one stunning pack.
Capture the beauty of nature for your next design project. Whether you're making a social media banner or a print project like a flyer or poster, this collection of ten nature backgrounds for Photoshop will give you a real head start. They're all high-resolution JPGs (6000x4000 at 300 dpi).
Or why not try something a little more futuristic? These Photoshop backgrounds would be ideal for a science or tech-related design. These abstract designs are reminiscent of plasma globes or Tesla balls with their striking wavy lines of neon light.
Get gritty with this set of 60 seamless pattern tiles. Each one was individually created to give you plenty of different shapes, angles, and textures. Download them and see what you can make with them!
The sky is the ever-present background to our daily lives, so why not use its understated beauty in your next design project? This sky background for Photoshop gives you eight different high-resolution options for displaying the sky in its various different moods. Pick the one you want, and create the perfect background for your website, presentation, or other design.
We've looked at a few nature backgrounds for Photoshop in this article, but one aspect of nature that's often overlooked is the humble microbe. But just look at the stunning abstract patterns in this set of 15 backgrounds, and you'll never see microbes in the same way again!
The beautiful Japanese paper art of origami is the inspiration for this set of delicate digital backgrounds. You'll get 27 Photoshop files perfectly separated into layers so that you can easily change the colours and other details to make these your own.
Try pairing the clean minimalism of geometric shapes with the grunge aesthetic. Those opposites really do attract in this creative set of digital backgrounds for Photoshop, giving you some striking geometric patterns overlaid with authentic grungy metallic textures. Try them out today!
If you're looking for a background that makes creative use of hand-drawn lines, this would be the perfect choice. You get doodles, patterns, chevrons, lines, grids, curves... you name it!
This cloud background for Photoshop is similar to the sky background that we saw earlier, but this time we're looking specifically at storm clouds. So try this one out if you want to give your design that moody, foreboding feel of a gathering storm.
After a long winter of lockdown, a trip to the beach looks pretty enticing right now. So why not take advantage of that desire by using these tileable wave backgrounds in your next design? Whether you're creating a social media banner, mobile or desktop wallpaper or another composition, this set of clean, relaxing backgrounds will put your viewers in a calm, happy state of mind.
Are you creating a wedding website or digital invitations for yourself or a client? Do you need the perfect wedding backgrounds for Photoshop to help you complete your design? Try out these 12 romantic pastel designs to give your wedding the ideal backdrop.
Let's switch things up now and look at a high-energy, in-your-face design that will make your viewers sit up and take notice. These wavy 3D stripes in a variety of colours are perfect for creating a striking, memorable design.
Choose Your Favourite Background for Photoshop Today
Now that you've seen the best backgrounds for Photoshop that are available at Envato Elements, head on over to the site and download your favourite background today.
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