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Adding Noise to Create Special Effects


We often fight to eliminate noise, but in this tutorial I'll use noise to add different effects to images. The technique I'll show you can be used a many different ways, but in our case, we'll be adding stubble to a portrait of a man and adding rain to a street scene.


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Some Other Uses for This Technique

  • Add haze to a photo taken at sunrise
  • Add fog to a photo taken on a cloudy day
  • Create a sandstorm with a photo taken on a sunny day
  • Add snow to a photo taken at night or during a cloudy day

What else could this technique be used to create? Leave a comment below!

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