How to Create a Double Exposure image

How to create a double exposure image

The Double Exposure Effect

The double exposure effect is hot. You see it almost everywhere around you. You’ve probably seen it on the covers of music albums, advertisements, wall decoration, cards or in magazines. The effect consists of at least two overlapping photo’s.

So, how is it done? We’ve created this awesome explainer video for you to show you every step. As an alternative we also like to point out a few available tools that you can use to make it easier to create a double exposure image.

How to create a Double Exposure Image Tutorial

First, our tutorial. Just follow the steps and we show you how to create a stunning Double Exposure image. We have used Adobe Photoshop.

Double Exposure Photoshop Action Pro

This Photoshop action is created by Krystal Designs Co.  The action is easy to use and it will  help you to create double exposure pictures in a flash. The action has been tested and  optimized for use on Photoshop CS2, CS3, CS4, CS5, CS6 and CC.


  • Demo content is included in a PSD file
  • All elements are separated and grouped
  • Perfect result in seconds
  • Includes instruction video and textual instructions

Buy it here: Double Exposure Photoshop Action Pro


A few images created with the Double Exposure Photoshop Action

Double Exposure Photoshop Action

Another action is the Double Exposure Photoshop Action from Eugene design.


Download the Double Exposure Action here.