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Part 13. Special Effects > Task 6 How to Add a Lens Flare

Task 6 How to Add a Lens Flare

Adding a lens flare to an image creates a bright spot of light that simulates the lens flare created when a photographer points a camera lens into the sun. Although this is a bad thing for photographers, the lens flare effect often works as a design element, adding a specular accent (a white highlight) to a digital composite.

1. Open the File

Select File, Open and select the file you want to modify.


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