Linda Dickeson

Create a Starburst Effect in Photoshop or Photoshop Elements

Technical Tutorial Published 5/25/12 Last updated on 2/28/20

This Starburst Effect can be done in nearly any version of Photoshop Elements or Photoshop. Turn a plain background into lighting effects with bling!

  • Photoshop

    Editing and compositing for photos, web and mobile app designs, 3D artwork, videos, and more.

  • Photoshop Elements

    Organize, edit, create, and share your photos.

Age Levels
ISTE Standards
Students: Innovative Designer, Students: Computational Trainer
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Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives
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Shafiq Rehman

Posted on 9/7/19 1:47:25 AM Permalink

​That is cool tutorial

William Cortez

Posted on 5/28/19 2:11:26 PM Permalink

​A starburst effect in a photo as one of the activities in Photoshop will be enjoyable to the students. Thanks for the video tutorial.

Rob Beckett

Posted on 7/7/12 6:39:40 AM Permalink

Thanks for the video great simple project. Cheers Rob