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Ted’s Photoshop Tips: PHOTOSHOP LENS FLARE

Photoshop Lens Flare


Photoshop has a variety of remarkable effects. One of the most popular ones is Photoshop Lens Flare. 

Applying the Lens Flare effect in Photoshop is very straightforward. Here is how:

One Minute Photoshop Tip.

1- Open a photo in Photoshop

2- Hold down the OPTION/ALT key and click on the NEW LAYER icon

3- In the window, click on the MODE menu, then select OVERLAY from the dropdown list

4- Then check the option NEUTRAL COLOR (50% GRAY)

5- Go to FILTER > RENDER, then select the LENS FLARE

6- In the new window, adjust the brightness and select the LENS TYPE to your liking, and press OK

Click on the MOVE tool to place the flare to your desired spot in the photo


It is that easy. Now, you added a beautiful lens flare effect to a picture!

Give it a try; you will love this new skill! 

Create Amazing Lens Flare In Photoshop

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