Introduction: Abstract Blurred Background in Photoshop

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In this lesson I will show you have to make abstract blurred background and add vintage coloring to final image.

Step 1: Tutorial Assets

Tutorial Assets:

  • This photo from Unsplash. (This photo was taken by me)
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • 5 Minutes of free time

Step 2: Blur Effect

  • Open your image in Photoshop
  • Go to filter - blur - gaussian blur
  • Set blur effect to 50px

Step 3: Vintage Coloring

  • Go to image - adjustments - curves
  • Set red, gree and blue curves like listed above

Step 4: Final

This is how our image will look like after all manipulation listed above.

About me:

I’m graphic designer from Saint-P, Russia. I have created several digital design stores providing photoshop tools and goodies for your projects. My main purpose is to make simplest way of creating digital artworks. With my tools you can add expressive enhancements and thoughtful touches to your design projects and save your time.

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