The Upside Down

In this tutorial, learn how to create your own upside-down world like in “Stranger Things.”

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Upside Down Photo Edit PicsArt

Step 1

Open a blank canvas in Draw. Tap on the Add icon and select “Photo.” Select your first picture.

Upside Down Photo Edit PicsArt

Step 2

Drag the corner of the picture to enlarge it and place it on the top half of your canvas. Tap on the layers icon to open the layers drawer.

Upside Down PicsArt Photo Editor

Step 3

Tap on the plus sign and select “Empty Layer.”

Upside Down Photo Editing with PicsArt

Step 4

Tap on the Add icon and select “Photo” again. Open your second picture.

Editing Upside Down Photo with PicsArt

Step 5

Close the layers drawer.

Upside Down Photo Edit PicsArt

Step 6

Use the arrow icons to rotate and enlarge your photo and place it on the bottom half of your canvas. Open the layers drawer.

Upside Down Photo Editing with PicsArt

Step 7

With the top layer selected, use the slider to reduce the opacity. Close the layers drawer.

Photo Editing an Upside Down World with PicsArt

Step 8

Tap twice on the eraser icon to open the brush settings menu.

Upside Down Photo Edit PicsArt

Step 9

Select your brush and use the sliders to adjust the size and opacity. Scroll down a bit.

Upside Down Photo Edit PicsArt

Step 10 

Use the sliders to adjust the spacing and scatter. Tap on the check mark to confirm.

Photo Editing an Upside Down World with PicsArt

Step 11

Use your finger or stylus to erase along the area where your two landscapes intersect. Open the layers drawer.

Creating an Upside Down World with PicsArt Photo Editor

Step 12

Bring the opacity back up to 100%.

Upside Down Image PicsArt Photo Editor

Step 13

Tap on “Done.” 

Upside Down Photo Edit PicsArt

Step 14

Select “Edit Image.”

Upside Down Image PicsArt Photo Editor

Step 15

In the photo editor, tap on the Effects icon.

Upside Down Image PicsArt Photo Editor

Step 16

Select the Dodger Effect.

Photo Editing an Upside Down World with PicsArt

Step 17

Tap on the Dodger icon again to open the settings menu. Use the slider to adjust the Effect and then tap on “Apply.”

Upside Down World Made with PicsArt Photo Editor

Step 18

Tap on the arrow icon to finish. Save your picture and share it on PicsArt with the hashtag #UpsideDown!

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