Creating rays of light


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Creating rays of light

In this movie, we're going to take those base rays that we created using the last 7 Marquee tools. And we're going to turn them into rays of light, using a filter called Radial Blur. Now, this step has nothing to do with selection outlines. But it's a really cool trick. I'm going to start off by zooming out a little bit. Now, I need more room to work in order to pull off this technique. So, I'm going to expand the canvas using the Canvas Size command. Go up to the Image menu, and choose Canvas Size. And then, inside the Canvas Size dialog box, change the unit of measure to pixels.

Now, I want to add a thousand pixels horizontally and vertically. So, rather than trying to do the Math, I'm just going to enter in relative values by turning on the Relative check box. Then, I'll click on width and change that value to 1000. Press the tab key a couple of times here on the PC, just once on the Mac. And change the height value to a 1000 as well. And then, click OK, and you can se...

Creating rays of light
Video duration: 4m 44s 7h 45m Beginner Updated Sep 17, 2014

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Creating rays of light provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CC 2013 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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