Content directly on such backgrounds is usually hard to read.
Now - let's apply some overlay effect
Without any PhotoShop at all.
Isn't this better?
Much much better!
So - What's the deal?
The purpose of Overlay Effects is to present your content in more focused & attractive way. These effects can be applied on any kind of backgrounds such as videos, parallax images, gradient backgrounds, etc.
Let’s see few more examples below.