Immitating Anamorphic Lenses on the Cheap - Part 1: Flares DIY-Series
Part 2: ...
A little DIY-Tutorial how to immitate the flaring of anamorphic Lenses (at least to some level :o)
Things you need:
-one UV (Skylight) Filter
-fine grained Sandingpaper (400, 600)
When you want the effect more subtle