PicsArt’s Negative Effect allows you to make your photos look like film negatives. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to apply the photo effect using different shapes to create a beautiful portrait with an abstract touch. Follow along to pick up the technique, and then share your own edits with the hashtag #NegativeEffect.
Step 1: Open Effects Menu
Open your image in the photo editor. Tap on Effect and select the Colors section.
Step 2: Select Negative Effect
Scroll through the list of Effects and select the Negative Effect. Tap on the target icon.
Step 3: Adjust Size
Use the square icon to adjust the size of the Effect. Drag the shape to place it on your image. Tap on Apply to apply the Effect.
Step 4: Apply Effect Again
Tap on Negative to select the Effect again. Tap on the target icon.
Step 5: Select Shape & Invert
Tap on the square icon to select the square shape. Tap on Invert.
Step 6: Place Shape
Use the square icon to adjust the size. Drag the shape to place it, and tap on Apply.
Step 7: Select Negative Effect Again
Once more, select the Negative Effect and tap on the target icon.
Step 8: Select Shape
Select the square shape and tap on Invert.
Step 9: Place Shape & Confirm
Adjust the size of the shape and place it where you like. Tap on the check mark to confirm. Save your image and share it with the hashtag #NegativeEffect.