Using Smart Blur for simplification


show more Using Smart Blur for simplification provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by John Derry as part of the Digital Painting: Street Scene show less
please wait ...

Using Smart Blur for simplification

In the previous videos, we have looked at a couple of different filters for removing noise. In this one, we are going to take a look at the Smart Blur filter. And in these chapters, I'm intentionally going up the degree of sophistication as we move forward, so now we are getting to a little bit better filter than we saw before. Each one exerts a little bit more specific control over the reduction of noise within an image while maintaining the edges of contrasted areas. So once again let's go and open up our image in chapter06, and we definitely want to move this into 100%, so we can see all the detail.

This kind of manipulation is something you would want to see at 100%. If you watch it at reduced magnification, you won't get a true sense of what's happening. So let's go up to the Filter menu and go to Blur > Smart Blur. Now the Smart Blur filter does not have a preview on the actual image. We have to see what's happening within the window of the filter itsel...

Using Smart Blur for simplification
Video duration: 2m 51s 4h 0m Intermediate

Viewers:

Using Smart Blur for simplification provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by John Derry as part of the Digital Painting: Street Scene

Subject:
Design
Software:
Photoshop
Author:
please wait ...