This is your standard kit lens that comes with most entry-level DSLRs from Canon. It does an okay job for most things, but here’s how to make it better.
Step 1: Use masking tape to cover up the lens around the silver ring:
Step 2: Paint the silver ring with red paint
You’re done! Enjoy your new high-def L lens. You can also add a lens hood for added effect:
Here’s a before and after comparison of how your photos will look:
You can also view, download, and share this amazing tutorial as a single image.
About the author: Nicolaj Ma is an artist based in Denmark. You can view his work over on DeviantArt.