Photoshop Blur Gallery and Selections

While recently writing an upcoming post for Fotolia about the Photoshop Blur Gallery and Iris Blur I made a selection and found the difference between selection, non selection and Smart Objects is quite significant, so here’s my take at an explanation; In this post I’ve exaggerated all the effects to make them clearer. The image used here is ‘Coffee’ File: #61579135 | Author: magdal3na at Fotolia Selected Blur If you’re familiar with Photoshop it will be of no surprise that if you have a selection active on a layer, and you run a Blur Gallery filter, the blur will only (Read more...)