Learn how to give a stained glass effect to an image using Photoshop CS in just two steps.

Step 1

Open an image on your canvas by clicking on File>Open and select the image you want to open, then click ‘Open’. The effect looks good only on bitmap images, but you can try it out on photos too. The effect varies for different images.

Step 2

Click on Filter>Texture>Stained Glass The Stained Glass window appears. On the right you can see the properties of the stained glass window.

Cell size – 5
Border Thickness – 1
Light Intensity – 0
Then click on OK.

You can check out your image by changing these values if you wish to.

Step 3

This is the result.

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