Create your own Lens flares | Photoshop tutorial

This tutorial can be very helpful if you are creative and are you creating any photo art manipulations or montages. I have found out that many people are looking for free lens flares on the web so I have decided that I will create tutorial which will help you to create your own lens flare. I have also prepared a few free lens flares which you can download. 

Check tutorial:

In my tutorial I am showing only one type of lens flare with one color but you can use you imagination to create different multicolored lens flares, the principle is the same.

How to use these Lens flares

All my lens flares are .jpg pictures with black background. This black background will disappear when you will set layer mode from Normal to Screen as is shown on screenshot below:

from normal to screen Create your own Lens flares | Photoshop tutorial

 

Check results how can your picture looks before and after:


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You can also download sets of lens flares in High Resolution which I have created for free.

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Here is preview of my lens flares which I have created. You can download them via green download buttons below

Download Part 1  Download Part 2  Download Part 3

  • Rae Lowery

    These are great, will use the tutorial to create some but also downloaded the ones above. Thanks a bunch.