How to Use Photoshop Filters: Ripple, Twirl, Wave and ZigZag


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Using the Ripple, Twirl, Wave, and ZigZag filters

There are four filters in Photoshop that produce a relatively similar result to each other. And so, in many cases, when I'm considering one, I'll actually evaluate all four of these filters. Let's take a look at the effect. Generally speaking, the effect we're going to produce works best with a somewhat abstract image. An image where there's just a texture or a pattern, for example. This photograph happens to be a scene of rolling farm fields that was captured with a relatively slow shutter speed panning across. So, the camera is moving during the exposure and so we have this blur effect.

I'm going to start off by creating a copy of my Background Image layer. So, I'll drag the thumbnail for that Background layer down to the Create New Layer button at the bottom of the Layers panel. But since I'm going to be evaluating four different filters, I'm actually going to create four copies of this image. And when I mean copy, I don't mean a ...

Using the Ripple, Twirl, Wave, and ZigZag filters
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Using the Ripple, Twirl, Wave, and ZigZag filters 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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