Create huge pixels with Pointilize Photoshop


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Creating huge pixels with Pointilize

Many of the filters in Photoshop, are creating an interpretation of the pixel values within your photo to produce a creative result. But some of those filters actually essentially create new pixels. In many cases just larger pixels sometimes with an interesting shape, to produce some sort of mosaic type of effect. And the pointillize filter, is one that does exactly that. It creates an interesting mosaic type of pattern. Let's take a look at this relatively simple filter, that can produce a rather wild and interesting effect. I'll go ahead and start by creating a copy of my background image layer, just by dragging that layer down to the Create New Layer button at the bottom of the layers panel.

And then I'll go to the Filter menu, and under Pixelate, I'm going to choose Pointilize. that will bring up the Pointilize dialog, where I can adjust only one setting. The cell size. I'll go ahead and zoom out on the image so that we can see the full preview. An...

Creating huge pixels with Pointilize
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Creating huge pixels with Pointilize provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Photoshop Creative Effects and Filters

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