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Old Jun 5, 2007, 9:26 PM   #1
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How could I blur the backround on a photo?
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Old Jun 6, 2007, 6:41 PM   #2
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If you are using Photoshop do a Google search for photoshop selection tutorial. Modify that for whatever editor you are using. You need a real editor and not a viewer or organizer like Picasa or Irfanview. You might also look up photoshop mask tutorial as that is another good way to select something. There are many ways to select and it has use for many purposes. It is basic to image editing, so it is worth learning.

Once you learn to select your subject you can invert the selection and use a blur tool. If you select the background you can directly blur.

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Old Jun 21, 2007, 2:51 PM   #3
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In photoshop duplicate your photo, go to filters blur- gaussian blur slider the slider to where ever you want, or how much you want the background blured, then add a mask click on mask then paint with a softish brush back in what you want to be in focus, as was said there are many ways this wayis quite easy. Hope this helps.
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