Creative freelancers and agencies can all benefit from showing off skills and logos online.
Since the number of online portfolios have more or less climbed to a level that is hard to imagine, standing out and being special matters. Designing a unique look and feel from scratch, however, takes time and effort away client activities.
Therefore, it is quite common that web designers kick start using a portfolio website PSD and adjust it to their own needs. In addition, I have learned that portfolio website templates are extremely popular and a great help to set up awesome portfolios in a snap. If you want to skip the PSD phase and get online faster you should check out this article.
Website PSD files have become the standard way for finalizing a pixel perfect design of a website. This is however, typically not the first phase. It is much faster and recommended to use sketching and wireframing templates for getting the basic concepts in place. Even if you start your detailed design from an existing PSD template, you can benefit from drawing up your requirements as website mockups. First, it will make it easier to find the right PSD package and to manage the adjustments.
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Argo – One Page Portfolio PSD Template – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
ARGO is a unique and creative PDS template with clean and modern design. It is perfect choice for your corporate agency, creative studio or for portfolio. It can be customized easily to suit your wishes.
Photography Portfolio Website Template Design PSD from CSS Author – MORE INFO
This design is based on timeline system, neat and clean UI interface. It is very future proof design time to time this kind of system allows you a time to time updating for you photos. Very unique and user-friendly.
Septimus PSD Template – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
FEATURES: 12 columns grid based design (960.gs), 3 types of home page slider, 3 types of portfolio layout, 2 types of blog layout, Fully customizable PSD files with organized layers, Clean and multipurpose design, Wide and boxed style, Shortcodes
Typography Website Template (Free PSD) – MORE INFO
A typography website template perfect for a personal portfolio. Best choice for a graphic designer or an artist. An oversized welcome message attracts attention while the homepage slider helps to highlight recent or featured works. Recent blog posts are visible near footer of front page. A sidebar contact form makes it easy for potential clients to get in touch with you without having to navigate through a complicated site map. Alternative dark-colored homepage theme also included.
Photography portfolio website PSD template – MORE INFO
The template comes as a fully editable homepage design in Photoshop PSD format, so you can easily make necessary changes to fit your your design need.
Alcatron – Light & Dark Premium PSD Theme – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
Features: 22 PSD Files, Fully Customizable, 2 Skins (light & dark), Pixel Perfect, Well-organised
Your Inspiration Folio Template – MORE INFO
Portfolio Website Template (Free PSD) – MORE INFO
Slider above header helps to highlight website features. Show your most recent works on the front page.
Maxon – Multipurpose PSD Template – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
Features: 33 PSD Files, Fully Customizable
Freebie: Grunge Portfolio PSD – MORE INFO
Breathe Portfolio Template – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
Breathe is a flat, clean and multi-purpose PSD Template. It is suitable for business, startup, product, creative agency or a personal portfolio projects. There are 11 PSD files.
Free Web Portfolio Layout PSD Template – MORE INFO
A free web template of a web portfolio layout. Originally, it is a Photoshop tutorial with a source file included.
Corporate + Portfolio Website Template (Free PSD) – MORE INFO
A professional website template suitable for software companies or design studios. Simple and clean style that keeps attention on your portfolio rather than the website. With frames (placeholders), the template makes displaying your portfolio an ease—simply insert a screen capture of your project right where you want it. Highlight features of individual projects in separate Work pages.
Free Portfolio PSD Template from OurTuts – MORE INFO
The template has a beautiful orange-gray color scheme and is created using the 960 Grid System.The PSD file has been created in Adobe Photoshop CS3 and is fully editable,layers being organized in relevant groups.
Creative – Multi Purpose PSD Theme – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
This a template for web business. Clean and modern with 3 type of portfolio.
Swiss – Responsive Portfolio PSD Theme – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
Designed with Swiss in mind. The ultimate portfolio template is optimized for showcasing any kind of creativity and project of any size. The theme comes in light, gray and dark skin.
Portfolio Website PSD – MORE INFO
A quick Template I made on PS.
Mini Portfolio Website Template (Free PSD) – MORE INFO
If you’re an artist, try this nifty Mini Portfolio Website Template. Includes a massive gallery with sub-categories on homepage and a testimonial slider. Clean and minimalist design.
Free Portfolio Website Template: Psd File – MORE INFO
Photoshop is an awesome tool for the designers. No matter you are beginner of expert of Photoshop, so i thought it would be a great idea to share some freebies.
EMPOWER: Free PSD Template – MORE INFO
A professional and corporate website template. We are releasing this free resource in a fully layered PSD file. This stylish resource is offered exclusively on ahmadhania.com
Starttica Portfolio Website Template (Free PSD) – MORE INFO
For creatives owning your own business, an online portfolio is the best way to present your work experience, skills and services. The Starttica template helps (or at least it inspires) you to get started on your personal portfolio. The template contains three pages: front page, portfolio page and an “About Me” page so your visitors have a means of contacting you. There’s no issue here with font compatibility—only Lucida is used throughout the entire template.
Minimal business portfolio website PSD template – MORE INFO
The template comes as a fully editable homepage design in Photoshop format, so you can easily make necessary changes to fit your your design need.
Done – Portfolio & Blog PSD Template – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
You can easily create Business, Portfolio or Corporate sites, or whatever you want using this modern clean Template.
Specify – One Page PSD Template – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
Features: One Page Template, 12 Columns grid based design – 960px width, Onmouse effects included, Well organized, easy to edit and ready to slice, Layout width: 1920px., optimal height photos for parallax effect included in layers.
opBusiness: Front and Portfolio Pages (Free PSD) – MORE INFO
Great for corporate websites and commercial portfolios; professional magazines with SEO-optimized structure; full-fledged communities with groups, forums, statuses and messaging.
We Design – One page portfolio – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
WeDesign is a a one page theme, that includes: Home slider, About us, Team, Projects, Price tables, News and Contact
Web Designer Portfolio Template PSD for Free Download – Freebie No: 42 – MORE INFO
It is simple neat ,creative portfolio design. PSD is well arranged so you can Eazly edit for your own purpose.
Simple & Cloudy Portfolio Layout in Photoshop – MORE INFO
In this tutorial you will learn how to create a simplistic portfolio page design with a cloudy header. If you have any questions about this tutorial be sure to ask in the comments. Also, remember with all the tutorials, the psd is available for download.
Creolio – Personal portfolio and microblog – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
Clean and decent personal portfolio and microblog PSD template perfectly suitable for designers / artists/ photographers. All PSD files are well-organized and layered so it’s very easy to change any detail.
Portfolio Free PSD – MORE INFO
THISandTHAT Website Template – MORE INFO
Today we are excited to release a new freebie resource. Today’s resource is a free Vintage Website Template THISandTHAT. We are releasing this free resource in a fully layered PSD file with layer styles and filters available. This resource is offered kindly and exclusively on ahmadhania.com
Single-Page Mini Portfolio Website Template (Free PSD) – MORE INFO
If you’re an artist, try this single-page Mini Portfolio Website Template. Fully layered PSD files easily customizable to showcase your best work.
Era PSD – Visual Performance – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
Era – Visual Performance is precisely that. A theme that cares a lot about visual hierarchy, aesthetics and breathing space, yet does not sacrifice functionality, performance and usability. Era combines strong visuals, big images, attracting links and hierarchical elements with speed, user-friendly environments and usability.
Website Template – MORE INFO
Orange Blog Template Free PSD – MORE INFO
Today we are excited to release a new freebie resource. A free Orange Blog Template. We are releasing this free resource in a fully layered PSD file. This resource is offered exclusively on ahmadhania.com
Freebie: Clean Minimalistic Portfolio Layout PSD Template – MORE INFO
Today’s freebie is clean, light grey, minimalistic portfolio landing page. Like everyone who create these types of sites I include on homepage only necessary widgets such as slider in order to show your most appreciated works for users, testimonial section, essential menu, call me block with contact information and, of course, social panel on the footer. You will find fully layered psd template that is based on 960 grid system. It can be easily transformed into working template for any CMS or simple HTML5/CSS3 page.
YIW Minimal: a free & clean template for a simple yet professional website – MORE INFO
YIW Minimal – that’s the name of the layout we made with Photoshop – had a great impact on the users of this community that had asked us, on several occasions, to make a full template, designing the internal pages and coding everything in (x)HTML and CSS. So here we are with another free YIW resource: a template that’s simple but at the same time professional and enticing, easy to personalize and completely free.
Arrow: Business Portfolio PSD Template – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
Arrow is a clean and fresh business portfolio PSD template, it is very suit for your agency/portfolio site or your personal business site. The design is very elegant and modern, and also very easy to customize.
Homepage for Timeline Website (Free PSD) – MORE INFO
This Homepage Template is brilliant for someone looking for a base to build their Timeline Website upon. Also suitable for someone looking for a website where events need to be placed in chronological order: events, step-by-step tutorials, business achievements, personal progress, etc. By putting events in sequence, a timeline serves as a clear visual aid.
Inkfolio: Free PSD Template – MORE INFO
Today we are excited to release a new freebie resource. Today’s resource is a free Professional Portfolio Template Inkfolio. We are releasing this free resource in a fully layered PSD file. This resource is offered exclusively on ahmadhania.com
Zukunft Creative PSD Template – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
Zukunft is a unique and creative template with nice textures and lots of whitespace, it is a perfect starting point for personal or corporate websites. There are 6 pages within the psd file, it’s neatly organized every page is in a different group, i kept the pages in one psd because that makes customization much more easier.
Venus – Online Portfolio – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
This is pretty much a complete website: Home Page, Portfolio List Page, Portfolio Item Page, About Us Page, Services Page, Follow (Social Links) Page and Contact Page. There are 4 color themes, Green, Pure Cyan, Pure Magenta and Red. There are also 2 different background colors: Dark Gray and White. (56 .PSD Files in total). The Theme is easy to customize as you can see from the large color variants.
Quartum PSD Template – MORE INFO / SCREENSHOTS
FEATURES: 12 columns grid based design (960.gs), 2 types of home page slider, Exclusive resizable vector icons, Unique pattern, Clean and multipurpose design, Statistics on about page, Fully customizable PSD files with organized layers.
Free Portfolio PSD – MORE INFO
This portfolio layout uses a pleasant color scheme and a clean design to give designers a place to promote their work. If you’d like to read a tutorial for designing this layout, please see Design a Clean Portfolio Site in Photoshop.
Secundo PSD Template – MORE INFO /SCREENSHOTS
FEATURES: 3 types of home page slider, 2 types of images form (circle and square), Exclusive rocket icons (see about page), Fully customizable PSD files with organized layers, 16 columns grid based design (960.gs), Clean and multipurpose design.
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