across the grid
This video will show you how to set up a template in Photoshop CC to make a 3x3 grid (9 individual photos in total) to assist in designing an Across The Grid or Puzzle look for your Instagram account.
ACROSS THE GRID PS TEMPLATE FOR INSTAGRAM
The quick video covers – Canvas size, grid settings, cropping and saving the individual photos.
Sizing for 9 photos in total
Instagram individual images are 1080 x 1080px
Total Canvas Size to make 3x3 grid: 3240 x 3240px
Setting up grid in PS
VIEW / New Guide Layout
Row and Columns
Width/Height : 1080
Image and saving
Drop in your image
Selection tool around 1 square at a time
Save as web Legacy
Save to Drop Box.
*Make sure you have Dropbox on your desktop and the app installed on your phone for easy syncing of photos.