10 Broken Glass Brushes for Creating Shattered Effects

Shattered Effects in Adobe Photoshop can be achieved in many ways. One of which, which is also the simplest, is by using broken glass brushes in Photoshop. For our weekend freebie this week, we are releasing a set of Photoshop broken glass brushes composed of images of broken glass windows. These broken glass brushes are useful if you are trying to create a shattered effect but do not have the time to create one from scratch.

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As a special effect, you may, for example use these broken glass brushes as layers to make your text or image look as if it is being viewed from behind shattered glass. Also, do not forget to play with blending modes for more options.

ABOUT THESE BROKEN GLASS BRUSHES

These brushes are compatible with Photoshop CS5. Each brush has resolution of around 2500 pixels and should also work with any CS version of Photoshop.

TERMS OF USE: As usual, you may use these broken glass brushes for personal, noncommercial projects. However, please refrain from making these brushes available for download outside of this site. If you want other people to know about these brushes, please refer them to this original post.

Please leave a comment if you happen to like these brushes or if you find them useful. Your comments will be greatly appreciated.

IMPORTANT!!!: Please refrain from redistributing these brushes, (i.e., downloading this set and making it available for download somewhere else). Also, please do not HOTLINK with the downloadable files. Please refer to this post if you want to spread the word.

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 RELATED BROKEN GLASS BRUSHES:

Do you want to get more free broken glass brushes for Photoshop? Below are links to five more broken glass Photoshop brushes that you can download and use for free. Just click on link below the preview image to get to the source page where you can download the brush files and view the terms of use.

01-Fractures: Broken Glass Brushes for Photoshop

This set consists eight (8) high quality broken-glass brushes you can use for free in your projects.

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02-Smashed: Broken Glass Brushes

This set has a total of 33 brushes from images of shattered, fractured and broken glass. These are quite big in size and resolution. Compatible with Photoshop CS, These should work with any CS version of PS as well. However, the image pack is also available for those who are using a lower version of Photoshop or other programs.

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03-Broken Glass

This set contains 10 brushes featuring shattered and broken glasses that you can use freely. Compatible with Photoshop 7 or later versions.

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04-Shatter – Glass brushes

Shatter is a set of brushes containing images of broken glass. The set contains 8 brushes and available in two sizes (1800 and 1000 pixels). Most brushes are 1000 pixels, some are a little more. The ABR download is 4.04 MB.

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05-Shatter Version 2

Here is the second version of Shatter featuring mainly of images of broken glasses. There are only 6 brushes in this set, with two of them edited versions. Most brushes are 1024 pixels wide and works with Photoshop CS2 or newer versions.

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