Creating a Dirty Camera Lens Effect In Blender

Tom Latvys shares a quick tip for creating a dirty lens effect in Blender, showing how to create the effect easily with a volumetric light effect and a simple texture.

Have you ever created a render or animation that felt like it needed an extra something to add realismTom Latvys

Tom uses a volumetric spot light from Blender’s internal render engine as a starting point, and then uses a texture as a matte image to create the realistic dirty lens effect. Checkout the Blender Tutor tutorial for creating a dirty lens effect in Blender here.