How do I blur a face in Photoshop Elements?

January 20, 2021 Off By idswater

How do I blur a face in Photoshop Elements?

Go to Filter > Blur > Gaussian Blur. The Gaussian Blur menu will pop up and you’ll see a preview of the effect it has on the select area. Dial the radius up until it’s completely blurring the area you want. Click OK and the effect will be applied.

How do I soften an image in Photoshop Elements?

Here’s how:

  1. Open a photo in Photoshop Elements.
  2. Choose Enhance > Smooth Skin.
  3. In the Smooth Skin dialog box, the face in your photo is automatically selected.
  4. Drag the Smoothness slider to achieve the effect you want.
  5. (Optional) Use the Before/After toggle button to review the changes.

How do I blur the background in Photoshop Elements?

Blur Tool

  1. Select the image you wish to edit.
  2. Click on that raindrop button on your toolbar.
  3. Go ahead and select the brush size and stroke at the top of your screen.
  4. On the drop-down menu you have the option to choose which area of the image you would like to focus on more.
  5. Now you will choose your blur strength.

How do you use Gaussian Blur in Photoshop Elements?

With the new layer highlighted, go to the menu at the top of Elements and choose Filter>Blur>Gaussian Blur. When the Gaussian Blur dialog box appear fill in a value of about 7.1. You may a different value for your image. Use the slider until it gives you enough blur.

How do you soften in Photoshop?

How to Soften with the Blur Tool in Photoshop CS6

  1. Open an image and select the Blur tool from the Tools panel.
  2. In the Options bar, specify these settings: Select a brush from the Brush Preset Picker or the larger Brush panel.
  3. Paint over the areas you want to blur.
  4. When you finish, choose File→Save to store your image.

What does a Gaussian blur do?

In image processing, a Gaussian blur (also known as Gaussian smoothing) is the result of blurring an image by a Gaussian function (named after mathematician and scientist Carl Friedrich Gauss). It is a widely used effect in graphics software, typically to reduce image noise and reduce detail.

How do you use Gaussian blur in Photoshop 2021?

Go to Filter > Blur > Gaussian Blur, and the Gaussian Blur window will appear. You can drag the image in the Gaussian Blur window to look for the object you are going to blur. If you find it too small, tick the Preview box, and the result of the Gaussian Filter blur will be visible in the image.