In this tutorial, we're going to create simple photo effect in Photoshop, using one technique, that will result in a great background. You will need a good quality photo with good color.

Tutorial Details

  • Difficulty: Beginner
  • Program: Adobe Photoshop
  • Estimated Completion Time: 1 Minute

Go to Filter>Blur>Motion Blur

You can play around with some adjustment layer to change the colors or the contrast.

And We’re Done!

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Alex Roman

Independent graphic artist and architect based in Bucharest. I really love what i do!

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  • Mike G.
    This tutorial is simply amazing. Thank you for sharing it with us, I’ll definitely be using it in the future.
  • Hipolito Wiseman
    I searched for photoshop tutorials on google for weeks and came across this. This has been one of the best tutorials I have come across in a long time. Thanks for sharing.

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