Neon Effect

Step 1

Open the next two pictures in Photoshop.


initial neon picture

neon picture

Step 2

Use “drag and drop” to move the picture “neon-picture.jpg” over the “initial-neon-picture.jpg”. Now we have two layers “background” and “layer1”. Set the “blending mode for the layer” in Layers Tab to “screen” for the layer “Layer1”.

layers

Step 3

For the layer “Layer1” Filter > Blur > Motion Blur with these settings:

motion blur settings

Repeat this step and apply again these settings and you should get the neon effect on you picture:

final neon picture