Album cover filter

  • Hey Daniel!

    There are a few different ways to go about this but I would start by creating the "frame" for your filter with an app like photoshop or similar. The way I would do it is have a 1080 x 1920 template open on photoshop and then have everything white/black (or any color you want) except for a small window square in the middle. You can export this file as a PNG and make sure the square in the middle is see through/transparent. The middle transparent is the "album". 

    Import this PNG image onto Lens Studio. Then add a "Background Image" to your project and set the texture to to the image you just imported. You should have everything in black/white/etc. except for the middle square which will contain whatever your camera sees. 

    Extras:

    If you want to add more details to your Album Cover Lens you can add the images linked in this comment. The parental advisory can be added also as a "Background Image", then you can play around with the position as you see fit. I also added the grain overlay that I use, when you add this to your project, play around with the Alpha/Opacity so that it's not too prominent.

    I hope my explanation was clear enough, if not, feel free to add me on Snapchat (maya_shvab) and I'd be more than happy to help you out more!

    Best,

    Maya

     
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  • Thank you very much for the help, I really appreciate this!

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