How to Create a Kaleidoscope Effect in Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingAs we continue with our series on effects inspired by music videos, one of the effects I've always been fascinated with was the kaleidoscope effect. The best examples of this effect can be seen in the visually rich Pillow Talk video by Zayn. Check it out at 1:20, 1:55, 2:26, and 3:12. The challenge is to find a way to create the effect easily and not by manually placing dozens of copies. Fortunately, Photoshop has a couple of useful features to make this task significantly easier. First is the frequently overlooked Scripted Fill, which (Read more...)