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1. Get your image. I am using this picture of Morpheus that I have cut out already:

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2. Once you have cut out your image, make a new layer, fill it with white, and place it underneath your picture, then go to filter > blur > Gaussian Blur. Use a setting of 5 or 6. I used 5, and heres what you should get:

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3. Then go to edit > Fade guassian blurů then choose opacity is 100 and and make sure the blending mode is set to hard light. You should end up with this:

User posted image

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I love how this turns out! It makes me want to edit all my pictures now, lol! Thanks for the great tutorial! :D

By DeadPsycho on Aug 14, 2007 2:45 am


By genuinelyDOPE on Jun 6, 2007 12:23 am

Didnt work for me for some reason =[

By tanichick on Apr 9, 2006 6:50 pm

umm.. awesome

By :) :( on Apr 8, 2006 12:44 pm

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