orning Glow Photoshop Tutorial Make ordinary photo dramatic and interesting. Follow this Photoshop tutorial to learn how to create a soft morning glow effect with just two layers.
Before and After Morning Glow Photoshop Tutorial
Morning Glow Using Photoshop
Step 1: Open an image
Morning Glow Using Photoshop
First, open a photo into Photoshop. To do this, open the File menu and select Open. If you do not have a photo to work on, you may download the photo used in this tutorial and open it into Photoshop.

This is the image that will be used for this Photoshop tutorial.
Step 2: Create a new layer
Morning Glow Using Photoshop
Press the Create a new layer button in the Layers pallet. Then change the blending mode of Layer 1 to Screen.

Step 3: Add a Gradient

First, set the foreground color to white. You can do this quickly by pressing d and then x.

Now select the Gradient tool from the toolbar on the left. Select the radial gradient option (default is linear). Drag a line from one point to another to create a glow. You may undo and retry until you get the glow that looks natural in the photo.
Morning Glow Using Photoshop
Morning Glow Using Photoshop
Step 4: Add a Photo Filter
Now we’re going to add a Photo Filter adjustment layer. To do this, go to Layer> New Adjustment Layer> Photo Filter. Use the default settings but set the density to 100%.Morning Glow Using Photoshop

Step 5: Change the blending mode

Change the blending mode to Overlay and reduce the opacity if desired.Morning Glow Using Photoshop

Final Results
Original PhotoMorning Glow Using Photoshop

Morning Glow Photoshop EffectMorning Glow Using Photoshop

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Morning Glow Using Photoshop

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Morning Glow Using Photoshop