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1. Open a new document in Photoshop and fill it with #000000.
2. Go to Filter » Render » Lens Flare.
3. Repeat step 2 as often as you like.

4. Go to Filter » Distort » Polar Coordinates. Make sure it is set to Polar to Rectangular.

5. Repeat step 4 as often as you like.
6. Duplicate your image and set the blending options to Overlay.
7. Merge your layers and go to Filter » Distort » Twirl.

8. Crop your image to 100x100.

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Wow. Nice and simple. Good job.

By aimegracen on Jun 19, 2009 9:30 pm

Ooooh, this is interesting. I love it, thank you!

By FreakItsRoselynn on May 3, 2009 3:29 pm

Excuse me,
but um. do you
just download adobe photoshop. to photoshop these pictures that are shown?

By --bonjour on Mar 5, 2009 6:26 pm

Ooh, I need to try this out. x]

By creole on Feb 28, 2009 4:46 pm

Haha, that's how I make
some of my light textures. x)

By so-sarcastic on Feb 22, 2009 5:55 pm

Interesting. (:

By futura on Feb 21, 2009 10:14 pm

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Author ohlux View profile
Submitted on Feb 20, 2009
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Approved on Feb 21, 2009

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