Download a Free Snow Overlay

By | 2018-01-14T09:23:12+00:00 December 8th, 2017|7 Comments

Give your photos a beautiful, magical, winter look with this free snow overlay download! Scroll down to access the download. And, after downloading the overlay, you can use the instructions below to use the file in Photoshop, Luminar, and also in ON1 Photo Layers.

To view more snow overlays, and watch some video tutorials on adding them to your image, please click here.

Photoshop:

  1. Open any photo into Photoshop
  2. Go to File > Place Embedded and locate the snow overlay file
  3. Resize the snow overlay so that it fits the entire canvas size, and click on the check at the top (or press the RETURN/ENTER key to commit the change)
  4. In the Layers panel, change the blending mode of the snow overlay layer to Screen

Scroll through this gallery for image instructions:


Luminar 2018:

  1. Open any photo into Luminar 2018
  2. In the Layers panel, click the + icon and select Add new image layer
  3. Locate and select the snow overlay file and add it to your document
  4. Change the blending mode to Screen

Scroll through this gallery for image instructions:


ON1 Photo RAW:

  1. Open any photo into ON1 Photo RAW Layers
  2. In the menu, go to File > Add Layers from File
  3. Locate and select the snow overlay file and add it to your document
  4. Change the blending mode to Screen

Scroll through this gallery for image instructions:


Free Snow Overlay Download

Use the form below to download a free Winter Wonderland snow overlay:

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My name is Nicole and I’m a photographer, author, & educator living in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA. When I’m not making photos I’m writing books and tutorials for my online store, Learn more about me and my story here.

7 Comments

  1. Stephen Stevenson December 8, 2017 at 6:38 pm - Reply

    Thanks for the free stuff Nicole. Merry Christmas!

  2. Ed Vasconcellos January 3, 2018 at 12:04 pm - Reply

    Thanks Nicole your method of instruction make it a lot easier to learn, HALF A GREAT NEW YEAR.

  3. BJ Franklin January 3, 2018 at 6:20 pm - Reply

    This was an outstanding brief on Luminar 18! I appreciate your efforts! Thanks for the free downloads. Happy New Year!

  4. mordehai sela January 5, 2018 at 6:41 am - Reply

    I love your instructions , they are in plain language and easy to follow

  5. Irene January 9, 2018 at 3:35 pm - Reply

    Thank you, Nicole, it’s so nice of you to share!

  6. Carol January 9, 2018 at 3:45 pm - Reply

    Thanks, Nicole. I will enjoy using it.

  7. wcamp design January 9, 2018 at 4:18 pm - Reply

    I appreciate your expertise and generosity, Nicole.May we thank you often.

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