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20 High Resolution Photoshop Lens Flare Brushes

by Grant Friedman

on January 7, 2009

in Brushes Freebies Photoshop Brushes

I have always been fascinated with lens flares.  Recently, I started using Knoll Light Factory, an amazing Photoshop plug-in used to create all sorts of realistic-looking lens flare effects.  Prior to Knoll Light Factory, I had to create lens flares on my own or, god forbid, use Photoshop’s default lens flare plug-in.  After playing around with it for a little while I decided to create a set of high resolution lens flare brushes for Photoshop to give away to you guys.

These brushes are really great!  You can use one big flare to add some interest to your designs or a lot of smaller flares to create pixie dust or some other effect.  So feel free to download these brushes for free and use them in your personal or professional works and if you still can’t find what you need, feel free to purchase a copy of Knoll Light Factory for yourself!

To use these brushes in Photoshop, open up the brushes palette in Photoshop and click the arrow in the upper right corner. Click Load brushes and locate the .ABR file on your hard drive.

Download the Brush File
20 High Resolution Lens Flare Brushes | 18 MB


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About Grant Friedman

Grant Friedman is a graphic design, blogger, and author. In addition to being the founder of this website, Grant is also the editor of Psdtuts, one of the world's most popular tutorial websites.