"I'm quite pleased with this collection. I own presets from several other companies and these are my new favorites! Well done." - John R.


Sky Overlays

Our overlays are compatible with any software that allows for layers, including Photoshop (Sky Replacement compatible), Elements, Gimp (including the free version), Affinity Photo, and more.  Thisdoes not include Adobe Lightroom.

Bring your photos to life with Luxe Sky Overlays. Choose from 153 sky overlays, including night skies, day skies, moons, stormy skies, and more. Plus, blend and edit your skies perfectly with 57 bonus sky Actions for Photoshop (to apply toning, blending, and other adjustments to ensure a seamless background/foreground match).

All skies min 6000px width. New to overlays?Learn with Luxe!

The sky is such an integral part of landscape photography, as it adds a specific mood to the work. Use our collection of the best sky overlays to add a unique character to you photos. Blue sky overlays add gorgeous deep color to otherwise whited-out skies. Cloud overlays and sunset overlays can add balance and background detail to photos, and stormy skies give a dramatic character.



  • 153 Sky Overlays

  • 16 Quick Adjustment Actions for Sky & Scenery:Exposure Increase, Exposure Decrease, Contrast Increase, Contrast Decrease, Highlight Booster, Highlight Dimmer, Shadow Booster, Shadow Cruncher, Midtone Booster, Midtone Dimmer, Shadow Recovery, Highlight Recovery, Haze Add, Haze Remove, Saturation Increase, Saturation Decrease

    12 Quick Color Toning Actions for Sky & Scenery:Warm Toning +, Warm Toning ++, Cool Toning +, Cool Toning ++, Pink Toning +, Pink Toning ++, Teal Toning +, Teal Toning ++, Purple Toning +, Purple Toning ++, Fire Toning, Pastel Toning

    6 Sky-Specific Adjustment Actions:Soft to Dramatic, Soft to Ultra Dramatic, Lose the Drama, Ultra Lose the Drama, Super Lift, Super Drop

    20 Sky & Scenery Blending Filter Actions:Add Film Overlay, Warm the Highlights, Warm the Shadows, Cool the Highlights, Cool the Shadows, Day to Dusk Cool, Day to Dusk Warm, Day to Dusk Fire, Day to Night Cool, Color Tone Sun Warmth, Color Tone Overcast, Color Tone Desert Fire, Color Tone Cinema, Color Tone Soft Cooling Film, Color Tone Sand Blasted Film, Color Tone Berries & Cream, B&W Tone Modern Clean, B&W Tone Silvertone, B&W Tone Ultra Chrome , B&W Tone Sepia

    3 Sunburst Overlay Actions with Color Adjustment Tools:Golden Sunburst, Warm Sunlight, Red Sunburst

  • Read more about applying sky overlays.


  • A big shout out to our featured photographers: Julie Jourdan, FreeOverSea, Campbell & Co Photography, Jessica Kelley, Taylor Duggan, Natalie Gildersleeve, Iza Lyson, Prudence Photo, and Jodi Lynn Photography!